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Re: [opensuse] Reliable way to backup hard drive before clean install
On 10/05/2016 01:58 AM, Stevens wrote:

Terabyte drives are under US$50 now so cloning a drive is cheap. Daily backups
are cheap and fast now days.

Indeed.
"Portable" terabyte drives aren't much more expensive if you want to make
off-site copies.

And a backup using rsync can make multi-generational copies.

See, comprehensively,
http://www.mikerubel.org/computers/rsync_snapshots/

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