Garrett Cooper writes: > Have you also considered tape backup as well as standard disks? > Tapes are a bit more expensive, but overall a more static backup > / archiving solution than disks. Besides, they're cheaper in the > long run from what remember.
The problem is: tapes are slow; backing up 30 gbytes to a DLT-III used to take 3-4 hours. Or rather the cost of a tape system seems to increase as the square of the transfer speed; a (new) LTO-2 drive will cost $1000+$35/tape. Robert Huff _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"