Thanks for a quick answer. Yes it should work. after all it’s just a (albeit large) document type file. But I have beeen trying it so many times now, with the application closed and with earlier Backup and OSX versions. Have posted a question about it on Apple’s .mac forum. Will tell you if something comes out from it. Don’t expect them to be as prompt as you.
I have succeeded in backing up to iDisk using the automatic daily function of Backup. HOWEVER I must say that I was a bit shocked at the size of the database files. At first I selected the whole folder in user/Library/Application/DevonThink, but then realized that I could do without the duplicate ~ files.
With Backup it is of course possible to choose just
Even so, a small collection of some two hundred .txt and .rtf files comes to 36 mb–almost all of that in DevonThink-2.database. The others are under one mb each. Is this normal?
It is not only a problem of space on my iDisk, but also the time involved in uploading, even with broadband.