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    Re: RAID vs backup (Score: 1)
    by matseng ( on Wednesday, January 02 @ 06:38:22 GMT
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    RAID is a good thing, but it isn’t a replacement for real backups.

    RAID can only cope with hardware errors like a disk crash, but if the software goes berserk and overwrites some important files or the root user does a rm -rf / then only a real backup can save your butt.


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    People loves raid (Score: 1)
    by ml on Wednesday, January 02 @ 10:17:22 GMT
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    People @work loves raid… at night they come to steal disks on the brand new array. (time to change the door’s pin code).

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    We have RAID. (Score: 0)
    by Anonymous on Thursday, January 03 @ 09:00:29 GMT

    The server it’s hosted on has RAID, I believe. AIUI, there was a catastrophic failure in more than one drive.

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