There are limits to everything. My MacBook’s HDD has yet again got corrupted.
* I have to reconfigure my ssh keys all authorized servers..
* Reconfigure my vimrc for all the shortcuts, alias’ and other things
* Personal documents which you must have forgotten to take backup on ur external storage device
Its time that i actually made use of dropbox.
What you can do is create symbolic links to files that you want to asynchronously backup as it gets changed
Something like this:
ln -s ~/.ssh/ ~/Dropbox/ssh
Well, if you guys have RAID arch set up then you can read up Jeff Atwood’s blog post which mentions his strategy.