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Old 06-19-2008, 11:56 AM   #1
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problem wit dar archiver restore


I am a newbie trying out dar. I created a backup of one partition in Kubuntu 7.10 and am trying to restore it to another partition. Here is the error message I get:
albert@ALBERT-desktop:~$ sudo dar -x /media/sda9/home.1 /media/sda10
[sudo] password for albert:
Parse error on command line (or included files): Unknown argument : /media/sda10
Could someone tell me what I am doing wrong?
 
Old 06-19-2008, 12:50 PM   #2
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Code:
sudo dar -x /media/sda9/home.1 -R /media/sda10
maybe?

the -R option tells it where to start unpacking - if it is not given, the current directory is used.
Theoretically you could cd /media/sda10
and then dar -x /media/sda9/home.1
and would not need -R
 
Old 06-19-2008, 01:22 PM   #3
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Many thanks. Worked very well.
 
  


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