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Re: Cloning disks with dd and netcat



On Tue, 27 Jul 2004 13:13:22 +0200, "Volker Tanger" writes:
>What happens if you do the partitioning manually and image the
>partitions (/dev/hda1, /dev/hda2, ...) one-by-one instead of the
>complete disc? Well, doing the partitioning manually, you could RSYNC
>the server instead of DD+NETCATing, which probably is faster and fails
>more gracefully.

But would mean mucking around with the bootloader, which usually is the 
 point for doing _complete_ disc-images.

cheers,
&rw
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