Rich Freeman on 24 Jul 2012 17:27:55 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Backup drive filling up

On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 5:08 PM, Walt Mankowski <> wrote:
> Since we're on the topic on backups, my solution has been to run
> rdiff-backup to an external USB drive.

Is rdiff-backup smart enough to figure out what has changed without
having to read the files it wrote on the last pass to the backup
drive?  Or, does a backup involve a complete read pass on both drives?

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