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Re: [SLUG] .snapshot filesystem

On Wed, May 07, 2003 at 12:16:57PM +1000, Jobst Schmalenbach wrote:
> all,
> is there a (kind off) filesystem available that makes it possible
> to have hourly/daily/weekly backups?
> On my ISP's server I can do a
>   cd .snapshot
> which brings me to a "dir" having hourly and nightly backups o
> the dir I am in. These dirs are not visible doing an "ls".

Try "ls -a".  ls hides directories starting with "." by default.  I expect
that .snapshot is an ordinary directory made my cron jobs or similar.