Resurrection-ish

Well, date retrieval complete. Looks like I didn't lose anything important due to the impact/liquid disaster, except of course, the time it'll take to get everything back in order and installed, and the hardware capacities of the old laptop, including, annoyingly, a microphone jack (I use a USB microphone for podcasts done in person, but a headset mike with a jack for Skyping). Oh, and some cash, if I cared about that.

Well, all of this is obviously annoying, but there's a measure of relief too. My big projects seem intact and uncorrupted. My partners' contributions are safe. We can sleep tonight.

Time to push that boulder back up the hill.

2 comments:

Delta said...

Great, glad your projects are safe!

Now, get a backup procedure in place. Personally I have a passport-style removable hard drive and run a ROBOCOPY operation every month after I do bills. A lot more mental peace when things like this happen.

Siskoid said...

My good buddy Shagg recommended Crashplan to me. Any other ideas?

 

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