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 USB external hard disk for backups with Linux

In this article, I show how I set up a recently purchased USB external hard disk drive as a backup drive for my Linux desktop PC. I'll delete the default FAT32 partition, create a new partition, make a reiserfs filesystem, and show how to use rsync to backup your important data.

 (Submitted by Rob Newcater Tue Apr 24, 2007 )

  


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