that's just the thing. there are submissions ever 15 sec on avrig that 1000s a day the were on the equipment to back that up daily would be afull and there would be a lag point on each day the backup was done. and i bet they keep a few week of back up so the hard drive space woudl be a nightmare
ok this is why so little is said and none at all should have. look at all the panicking people here. nothing can be done about it by complaining here. it well be done when it done. we need to chill out and let them do there job to fix the problom.
no because that would start a panic that they would have to deal with on top of the site being down. and if it is recoverable and they tell people it gone then that is bad too. in the long run, it sucks to be in the dark but it happens