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A story about backups, Why they tell you to do backups 2X...
post Mar 14 2005, 19:26
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Remake of the game parallax becomes vaporware, because the developer got a new pc, and then while restoring everything from his external backup-hdd the chips on the drive explode.

Game over, man!

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post Mar 14 2005, 19:38
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Anyone not keeping critical data (sourcecode etc.) on at least two different devices is shooting themselves in the foot.
Laziness is not an excuse (I have a nice .bat script doing the boring part).
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- Lyx   A story about backups   Mar 14 2005, 19:26
- - atici   A rewrite always turns out better   Mar 14 2005, 19:30
- - Peter   Anyone not keeping critical data (sourcecode etc.)...   Mar 14 2005, 19:38

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