If I want to make a copy of one ext2 partition to another is mounting
the new drive and old drive and simply typing
cp -d -R -p -x /mnt/olddrive/* /mnt/newdrive
the best thing to do.
I have a feeling that this will cause problems with read permissions
on a number of files. Is there any utility which I can just pass the
device names of the two filesystems to and it will mirror one
onto the other for example?
John Mc Donald,
Dept. of Computer Science,
National University of Ireland,
Email : johnmcd at cs.may.ie
Phone : +353 -1 - 7084589
Fax : +353 -1 - 7083848
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