Hosting again

Bruce Richardson itsbruce at
Mon Nov 5 00:33:07 GMT 2007

On Sun, Nov 04, 2007 at 11:04:27PM +0000, Chris Benson wrote:
> Another is that with 1TB disks now under gbp200, it will be a lot
> cheaper to setup a backup system -- if I ignore the cost of the few
> hundred hours of my time.

If you put a lot of backups on one disk, they're all vulnerable to a
single hardware failure.  It's an improvement, but not as much as people
sometimes think.


Bitterly it mathinketh me, that I spent mine wholle lyf in the lists
against the ignorant.  -- Roger Bacon, "Doctor Mirabilis"

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