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Re: backintime




On Wednesday 16 January 2019 20:22:45 Andy Smith wrote:

> Hello,
>
> On Wed, Jan 16, 2019 at 08:07:02PM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote:
> > On Wednesday 16 January 2019 17:15:48 Andy Smith wrote:
> > > For bonus points investigate ways to back up the config files of
> > > your whole computer.
> >
> > I hate to spoil your attempt at levity, but amanda is doing that
> > every night, to the whole, now 5 machine local network. For around
> > 20 years now.  Do I get the bunus poinrs anyway? ;-)
>
> No, as it didn't work for whatever you were editing that you made a
> mess of.
>
> I meant that it can be very useful to apply the same version control
> ideas that you would use for your own documents, projects and code,
> to the configuration of your system.
>
Ahh, Gee. :)

> Cheers,
> Andy


Cheers, Gene Heskett
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