Librenix  
(Show all Command Line articles . . .
)  
Headlines | Linux | Apps | Coding | BSD | Admin | News
Information for Linux System Administration 

Write a CD from the Command Line

Up
vote
Down

Here are some example commands used to automate a CD-ROM-based backup...
We have couple of Debian Linux boxes with CD/DVD combo drive. We have an automated solution over network to backup all data everyday. However recently we decided to make backup of logs and few modified application on a CD. Don't ask me why but my manager asked me to do so. He said if not possible to take backup using command line fetch all files using ftp/http to windows XP and then write them :/?

Since I was aware of command line based cd-writing utilities, I told him I can do it on server itself. Here is my server setup:
 read more | mail this link | score:3750 | -Ray, September 11, 2005
More Sysadmin articles...

Decorate your home or office with Fine Art

admin headlines

Tutorial: Installing Apache2, PHP5, MySQL on Ubuntu 13.04

Server Monitoring With munin And monit On Debian Wheezy

Back up Route53 To S3

Tutorial: Ubuntu Jeos 12.04 LTS Spam Filter Gateway Server

Tutorial: concrete5 on Nginx on Debian 6/Ubuntu 12.10

Tutorial: Install Lighttpd, PHP5 (PHP-FPM), MySQL on Fedora 17

 

Firefox sidebar

Site map

Site info

News feed

Features

Login
(to post)

Search

 
Articles are owned by their authors.   © 2000-2012 Ray Yeargin