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Re: [trinity-users] Re: data recovery - recommendations & strategies

From: "BorgLabs - Kate Draven" <borglabs4@...>
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 18:49:21 -0400
On Thursday 10 September 2020, deloptes wrote:
> William Morder via tde-users wrote:
> > With these new SSD drives, though, I am in uncharted territory. I passed
> > on a much cheaper Samsung, but eventually got a WD 1 TB SSD, which so far
> > (fingers crossed) has performed like a champion.
> if it matters, use them always in pairs (raid) otherwise backup, cause
> there are no spinning disks inside that you can extract and recover.
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
Sage advice. Advice I follow with redundancy.
I back up important stuff to a "backups" directory, then /home to another 
internal drive, which is raided with another. Then to 2 external drives.

I also make DVD backups.

I lost data once, about 22 years ago. I had to start from scratch. Never