[CentOS] [Slightly OT] Data Preservation - More

Nicolas Thierry-Mieg Nicolas.Thierry-Mieg at imag.fr
Sat Oct 3 15:32:36 UTC 2009


ML wrote:
> Hi All,
> 
> As it turns out these boxes are Red Hat Enterprise Linux and not  
> Windows!. I am not sure how the person who asked me to do the work  
> does not know what he had! I guess he was the CEO though!
> 
> So I think this process becomes simpler.
> 
> I should just be able to insert the live cd and do a cp -r on / to the  
> destination USB drive, correct?

cp -a is better


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