Shirt Pocket Discussions  
    Home netTunes launchTunes SuperDuper! Buy Now Support Discussions About Shirt Pocket    

Go Back   Shirt Pocket Discussions > SuperDuper! > General

 
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #5  
Old 01-07-2007, 05:30 PM
raf raf is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by dnanian View Post
As indicated in the User's Guide, we can't copy directly to a network volume (you cannot authorize across a network and get full rights to the far-side share, at least not without running an "agent" on the other side that does the I/O for you).

So, we'll write to a disk image on the far side. And, we'll automatically mount the network drive, mount the image, copy to the image and unmount the image when the schedule time comes.
Sorry, I am still confused. Where is the image located?

Also, why can't the remote drive be mounted by the computer running SuperDuper? Then could it write directly to it?

Maybe a concrete example would help to define the situation (and perhaps help me get your explanations thru my thick skull):

Computers A and B are on an ethernet LAN.
Computer A has an external drive d1 attached via firewire.
Computer B is running SuperDuper.

What I would like to accomplish is:
1- Computer B wakes up at the scheduled time
2- Computer A also wakes up
3- Computer B mounts disk d1 (since Computer A is now awake)
4- Computer B backs up its data (somehow) to disk d1 over the network
5- Computer B unmounts disk d1

It sounds like SuperDuper will accomplish this, but somehow through the use of a disk image. Can you please explain how this could work given the above scenario?

Thanks again.
Martin
Reply With Quote
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
When will the next scheduled backup be if copmuter was turned off? macjonte General 26 02-20-2012 01:17 AM
Scheduled backup to encrypted image on network volume? tkpatterson General 6 10-05-2006 02:01 PM
Details on how Scheduled Backup works jbezdek General 3 10-04-2006 12:59 PM
Unusual scheduled backup greengrass General 1 09-18-2006 11:09 AM
How to verify a Scheduled Backup? tuqqer General 3 12-06-2005 07:50 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:51 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.