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From: unobe@cpan.org
To: 9front@9front.org
Subject: Re: [9front] Venti in 9front
Date: Sun, 05 Sep 2021 21:23:06 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <C82D379C28A1252549ACEFB1CBAE3702@smtp.pobox.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CABB-WO9xKk+=AuHXS=gYDGwipqzRBrWCx0snZrE8a4S=j+L+7w@mail.gmail.com>

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  4:45 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 [this message]
2021-09-06  7:45       ` sirjofri
2021-09-06 23:43         ` james palmer
2021-09-07  8:04           ` sirjofri
2021-09-07 17:59             ` james palmer

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