Month: August 2020

  • ZFS Backup Tool Part 2

    Recognizing a snapshot made by zfs-auto-snapshot. First, what does a list of these snapshots look like? I trimmed the previous list down a bit. So what is a regular expression that will match this? The first question is which regular expression library am I using? I am writing this tool in Go. Thus I will […]

  • ZFS Backup Tool Part 1

    I haven’t seen a lot of tools that are designed to backup ZFS snapshots to removable media. So, I am writing my own. I am going to document the process here. The basic loop for a backup tool is Read a list of snapshots on the source Read a list of snapshots on the destination […]

  • Recommend Analyses of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    I have watched Mauler’s videos analyzing Star Wars: The Force Awakens. I recommend his detail-oriented and rational critique.

  • ZFS-auto-snapshot

    If you use ZFS and you don’t have an auto snapshot tool installed, you need to install one. This tool will make backups a lot easier.