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Old 04-08-2009, 11:34 AM   #1
leandruzc
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Backup / Restore md to sda is possible ??


Dear All:

I have a redhat linux 2.1 with a raid 1 using software, so i have
a metadevices such as md1 md2, i need migrate this server to another hardware, but i need to use 1 phisical disk such as sda
how can i take backup and restore it to a sda partition ??

Thanks in advace.
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Old 04-08-2009, 12:23 PM   #2
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Yes, absolutely. But don't use dd to clone the array or disks, use rsync or some other backup scheme to copy the filesystem or files.
 
  


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