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Old 05-11-2005, 04:01 AM   #1
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Copy folders


I'm new to linux so bear with me.
I have a pc with 2 hdd and running linux off a cd . How can I copy everything on one hard drive to another?
 
Old 05-11-2005, 04:13 AM   #2
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Hi,

What kind of live cd is it ?

Pierre
 
Old 05-11-2005, 03:07 PM   #3
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Old 05-11-2005, 03:13 PM   #4
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Easiest way is to use dd which stands for diskdump

Example:

dd if=/dev/hda1 of=/dev/hdb1

That would copy everything from hard drive hda1 to hdb1.. hda would be your first primary master drive and hdb would be your secondary master slave drive.. have I confused you even more now?
 
Old 05-12-2005, 02:59 AM   #5
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Thanks I'm going to try it and get back to you on results
 
  


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