[mythtv-users] MythTV backup
beww at beww.org
Thu Apr 3 14:06:20 UTC 2008
On Apr 3, 2008, at 12:07 AM, Mogens Kjaer wrote:
> Brian Wood wrote:
>> I use DLT tape but only because I got the drives and tapes free, if
>> you had to pay current prices they are way too expensive for consumer
>> use. Even so 500GB would take up a LOT of tapes.
> A DLT-S4 tape holds 800GB uncompressed.
> Writes 50MB/sec.
> But the drive is not cheap...
Hmmm... May look into that. I'm using old DLT-4 stuff so at 40GB per
tape a 500GB drive would take a lot of tapes to back up.
That's IDE hard drive write speed (well, almost).
Thanks for the tip.
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