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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Semi OT--File Locations and Backups
Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2010 13:12:36 -0500
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We agree on most things, but I'm afraid not on this one. Good online storage is
relatively cheap ($60/yr), and it has the *substantial* added benefit of being
offsite and automatic. For someone who lacks the discipline to do frequent
backups, especially for someone who makes no provision whatsoever for offsite
backups, there isn't a better solution. IMO.
So, let's please just agree to disagree. I suspect our fellow subscribers have
> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf Of Rick Van Dusen
> Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2010 2:46 AM
> Subject: Re: [TMG] Semi OT--File Locations and Backups
> Your last line most important: What's important is that one DOES the
> regular backups.
> Okay, I know RAID is not going to meet cost-benefit criteria for many
> people, and neither is on-Web storage/backup.