Backup & Recovery

Errata for Backup & Recovery

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The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
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Page 4
End of the paragraph titled "Schadenfreude"

2 letters are swaped in the word "chpater" "later in this chpater" Should be "later in this chapter"

Anonymous    May 01, 2009
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Page 29
16th word on the 5th line of the second paragraph.

"If he dose that, ntbackup" should be changed to "if he does that, ntbackup"

Joel Franusic  Mar 09, 2009  May 01, 2009
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Page 66
1st paragraph, definition of "Incremental"

The definition for "Incremental" is incorrect; it should end as follows: "... and mark them as backed up". (i.e. omit the "do not"

Anonymous    Apr 07, 2017
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Page 90
1st paragraph, opening sentence

"The v option is used ..." should read "The s option is used ...", consistent with the paragraph heading.

Anonymous    Apr 07, 2017
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Page 105
last line of last paragraph

"value if usually 20 ..." should read "value is usually 20 ..."

Anonymous    May 01, 2009
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Page 150
1st paragraph

"...either in the base distribution available on the Web." should be "...either in the base distribution or available on the Web."

Bruce Epper  Jun 30, 2013  Apr 07, 2017
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Page 154
Installing BackupPC

The download website is incorrect and should be changed from "http://backuppc.sourceforce.net/" to "http://backuppc.sourceforge.net/".

Anonymous    May 01, 2009
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Page 274
2nd paragraph

"...and a recording format refers to what type of drive may use these recording formats." should be "...and a recording format refers to what type of drive may use these recording methods."

Bruce Epper  Jul 05, 2013  Apr 07, 2017
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Page 275
4th paragraph

"...uses a special die that bubbles when heated." should be "...uses a special dye that bubbles when heated."

Bruce Epper  Jul 05, 2013  Apr 07, 2017
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Page 307
Profile section, first paragraph

A profile file specifies the filesystems to be backed up, the target they are backed up to, and the install method used during recovery Should say A profile file specifies the filesystems to be created, the disks they are created on, and the install method used during the recovery.

Anonymous    May 01, 2009
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Page 492
first paragraph, last sentence

... native bcp files scan only be used... should this read "native bcp files can only be used.."

Steve Baucum  Jun 17, 2009  Apr 07, 2017
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Page 624
3rd paragraph

".... Exchange take cares of this detail for you." should be "...Exchange takes care of this detail for you."

Bruce Epper  Jul 14, 2013  Apr 07, 2017
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Page 625
laste sentence

Missing a space: "...verify the data you expectto be there..." should be "...verify the data you expect to be there..."

Bruce Epper  Jul 14, 2013  Apr 07, 2017