192: What is your backup strategy? 📼

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In this episode, we talk about what a good backup strategy looks like and the
different kinds of data you shoud be backing up.

Stay safe and think about your backup strategies.

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3-2-1 Backup Rule

Backup Software

This mirrors both drives defensively (-n is dry run)

    rsync --partial --progress --archive --update \
      --verbose\
      --human-readable\
      --exclude='$RECYCLE.BIN' --exclude='$Recycle.Bin' --exclude='.AppleDB' \
      --exclude='.AppleDesktop' --exclude='.AppleDouble' --exclude='.com.apple.timemachine.supported'\
      --exclude='.dbfseventsd' --exclude='.DocumentRevisions-V100*' --exclude='.DS_Store'\
      --exclude='.fseventsd' --exclude='.PKInstallSandboxManager' --exclude='.Spotlight*'\
      --exclude='.SymAV*' --exclude='.symSchedScanLockxz' --exclude='.TemporaryItems'\
      --exclude='.Trash*' --exclude='.vol' --exclude='.VolumeIcon.icns' --exclude='Desktop DB'\
      --exclude='Desktop DF' --exclude='hiberfil.sys' --exclude='lost+found'\
      --exclude='Network Trash Folder' --exclude='pagefile.sys' --exclude='Recycled'\
      --exclude='RECYCLER' --exclude='System Volume Information' --exclude='Temporary Items' --exclude='Thumbs.db'\
      -n\
      /Volumes/xhd_strg/ /Volumes/xhd_strg_bkp

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191: Logging 🌲

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Today we talk about logging. When to log, how to log, what to log – our thoughts on the subject.

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190: The Privacy of ***********

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In this episode, Donn and KG talk about the post Tim Bray recently wrote – Why Google did Android. They then touch on Chrome becoming a monopoly and tips on what folks can do to be a little more privacy conscious on the web.

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Google Chromium and Ad-blocking

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189: The 2038 Problem

We’ve all heard of the Y2K problem, but there’s also a similar coming up this 2038 for us programmers. In this episode we dive into the 2038 problem (… after of course talking about our opinions on new year resolutions).

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188: Containerized applications with Docker

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In this episode KG and Donn talk about KG’s recent jaunt with Docker. In the attempt to setup continuous deployment for his blog, KG explains his simple requirement and how it lands up requiring some basic Docker. Donn then closes it out with some interesting in-depth knowledge on how to use Docker

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