On Mon, May 14, 2001 at 11:37:50AM +0100 or thereabouts, Ruairi Newman wrote:
> Hi Conor,
>> How much data are we talking about, and what's the backup schedule like? I
> presume it's something along the lines of daily backup for all live data and
> weekly backup of applications etc.?
I'm not sure. I was asked for advice on the linux side of things.
Basically we have about 12 linux boxes on desktops around the building (The
"production" boxes are all looked after already). I'd imagine this is
required to back up /home directories for each user's box. It's probably
not that huge a volume of data and, I suspect, it's probably not *that* high
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