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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
there are lots of things that can happen to your computer (including your house burning down) that will destroy everything on it.
no matter how much protection you put into your storage system, you still need backups.
Ext3 and RAID: silent data killers?
Posted Sep 1, 2009 18:05 UTC (Tue) by martinfick (subscriber, #4455)
Thus, locality is unrelated to whether your are using backups or version control. Yes, it is better to put it on another computer, or, at least another physical device. But, this is in no way an argument for using backups instead of version control.
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