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Re: Archiving content of a directory on a DVD-R.

*	From: Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx>
*	Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:15:13 -0500
> So move them to scripts instead.  Or a single script.

Likely the 2nd (archive build) and 3rd (DVD burn) stages will be 
combined after they have worked for a few weeks with no obvious 
problems.  The first stage will remain distinct.  No need to burn 
multiple DVDs in day. Yes need to sync the SD card to the HDD 

> Defining your system backup in your end-user account's shell functions 
> just seems completely silly and pointless.

System backup is provided by debian.  Eg.
No point in backing a widely available archive.  If the HDD fails, 
install another and proceed with *netinst.iso.

My own data is backed of course.  By Backup according to previous 

Additional point: work at user status when possible; root status when 
necessary.  Arbitrary use of root status opens unnecessary 

> But clearly you're going to ignore all advice I give, so fine.

Not ignoring advice.  Replies concerning pushd, popd, tar and xorriso 
have been invaluable.

Thanks,               ... Peter E.

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