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A script to create multi-DVD-spanning backups
Authored by: harrisj on May 24, '07 02:16:16PM

tar can't use compression on multi-volume archives. Probably because it can't accurately calculate the filesize.



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A script to create multi-DVD-spanning backups
Authored by: roncross@cox.net on May 24, '07 04:51:10PM

I believe you can tar it first followed by gzip and then split and burn to DVDs or some other medium. This would save some coasters.

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