home NAS - typical on-topicedness....

Simon Wistow simon at thegestalt.org
Tue Feb 12 18:41:19 GMT 2008

On Tue, Feb 12, 2008 at 01:42:07PM +0000, Andy Armstrong said:
> I can't picture why you're doing the cp stage.

I use cp -al for some stuff - it's useful for taking a snapshot since if 
nothing changes underneath then you don't waste any disk space but if 
something does then you're still good.

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