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Backup to file server

   Date: Thu, 5 Mar 1992 17:41-0800
   From: K. Mark Alexander <kma@SAMSON.cadr.amis.com>

       Date: Wed, 4 Mar 1992 12:54 PST
       From: barmar@Think.COM (Barry Margolin)

       slow NFS servers; they can bog down the entire machine, and I don't want
       to screw the Unix users while I'm dumping.

   Why not?  Would they notice?

When a Sparcstation 2 grinds to a halt, you definitely can tell.