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Old 11-13-2004, 02:44 PM   #1
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Movin entire installation

I have a root (/) partition on /dev/hdb, which is the only linux partition I use (besides for swap). I want to move the whole installation to another hard disk (/dev/hda). Lilo is installed on MBR (of /dev/hda), if it makes any difference.

How should I go about it?

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Old 11-13-2004, 07:33 PM   #2
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Ok, I made it

It wasn't really hard, pretty much common sense. I created new partitions on hda, then cp -a everything but stuff like /proc (adjusted fstab, of course), dualboot from lilo conf on hdb, and then configured lilo on hda.

Everything seems perfect.


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