[ILUG] Re: Backup solutions
Paul Mc Auley
pmcauley at iol.ie
Thu Nov 1 11:47:39 GMT 2001
On Thu, 1 Nov 2001 11:02:34 +0000
Niall O Broin <niall at magicgoeshere.com> wrote:
| I'm looking at implementing a backup solution for a company with 2 sites,
| each with ~5 Linux boxes and some Solaris and other boxes. I'm considering
| either Arkeia or amanda and I'd appreciating hearing from anyone who has
| implemented either of these in a similar situation - positive or negative
| views appreciated.
Amanda is the one true way. All hail amanda!
It's a little intimidating, but once you get it set up it just works.
I didn't manage to get it to play nicely with our autochanger, but I
hacked around that by driving it with mtx and a perl script once the
amdump was finished.
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