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From: sirjofri <sirjofri+ml-9front@sirjofri.de>
To: 9front@9front.org
Subject: Re: [9front] Venti in 9front
Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2021 07:45:13 +0000 (UTC)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4b476a28-f104-4174-99c0-9a603ac3b198@sirjofri.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <C82D379C28A1252549ACEFB1CBAE3702@smtp.pobox.com>

I'd be interested in patching cwfs so I can have an alternative layout 
without a worm partition, but dump with a venti. I believe this is 
possible. What do people who touched cwfs (and/or venti) source code 
think about that?

06.09.2021 06:23:06 unobe@cpan.org:
> Quoth Stuart Morrow <morrow.stuart@gmail.com>:
>>> Not to be a downer, but I only use venti for backups.  I use hjfs, 
>>> but
>>> trust venti a bit more.
>> /n/dump isn't a backup anyway...it's the dump.  Only way hjfs could be
>> considered 'a backup' is if you have a separate one of it that you
>> dir/cp/hist into.
> Right, sorry to imply that I was using hjfs for backups.  I use hjfs
> yet don't have trust that it will always work.  That's where venti
> comes in--I can restore (and have restored) to an hjfs partition from
> a venti backup.  I trust venti more than hjfs.  I'd be interested in
> using fossil + venti but that has already been brought up on this
> list/9fans multiple times.

  reply	other threads:[~2021-09-06  7:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-04 11:41 sirjofri
2021-09-05  4:51 ` unobe
2021-09-05 10:43   ` Stuart Morrow
2021-09-06  4:23     ` unobe
2021-09-06  7:45       ` sirjofri [this message]
2021-09-06 23:43         ` james palmer
2021-09-07  8:04           ` sirjofri
2021-09-07 17:59             ` james palmer

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