[balug-announce] BALUG 2007-04-17 Mike Ray: Linux Data Recovery, and How to Avoid It.; etc.

Michael Paoli Michael.Paoli@cal.berkeley.edu
Sat Apr 14 16:55:30 PDT 2007

BALUG 2007-04-17 Mike Ray: Linux Data Recovery, and How to Avoid It.; etc.

For our April 17, 2007 BALUG meeting, we have:
Linux Data Recovery, and How to Avoid It.

Hard drives are getting larger while their warranties get shorter.
Disk failure and data corruption are facts of life that no Linux
power-user can ignore.  Mike Ray, formerly of DataSavers, offers
techniques for dealing with your direst disk dilemmas using freely
available tools.  He also discusses best practices to prevent crisis
situations, and offers horror stories from the field for your

Meeting time, location, etc. (also on the BALUG web site):
7:00 P.M. US/Pacific
$11.00 fee for dinner
Four Seas Restaurant
731 Grant Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94108-2113
Feel free to join us as early as 6:30 P.M. at the bar for social chat,
etc. before the main meeting.

Other - there may be some door prize / giveaway items:

BALUG mailing lists, etc.
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now, but we still have some issues with getting the web site updated.
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