4381Re: How to do incremental back up from disk 1 to disk 2 on the same NSLU2
- May 7, 2006--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, manza7 <manza7@...> wrote:
> Thanks for all your help, much appreciated, now I am prettyconfident the
> backup (full/synchronized) are working between disk 1 and disk 2.Quite welcome!
> I have another question, since both these drives are EXT3FS, ifdown the
> road, the NSLU2 stopped working, can I plug one of these drivesinto a Linux
> box USB port, setup SAMBA shares and continue to work? Or actuallyremove
> the drive and install into a Linux box? I am simply thinking aheadto the
> disaster recovery, short of running out to buy another NSLU2.I am unsure of that since I have never done so. My guess is that you
could do it. The only concern I can think of is the partitioning of
the drive. The NSLU2 probably put a /data, /conf and swap partition
on the drive. If that's not a barrier moving it to another machine,
should be okay.
I'll defer that to a knowlegeable person. :-)
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