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Is it possible to use Retrospect to backup a Mac OS X 10.2.6 computer to a tape drive connected to a linux computer. I have an account on the remote computer as well.


Normally, I can use the tape drive via ssh and tar/dd. For example to backup I use


tar cpvf - files_to_backup | ssh -l user_name remote_hostname "dd of=/dev/nst0"


To restore you could


ssh -l user_name remote_hostname "dd if=/dev/nst0" | tar -xvpf -


Can Retrospect access this tape drive and backup to it.

Thanks - Ram



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