[CentOS] Copying root partition
redshift at pandora.be
Thu Nov 4 13:34:37 EDT 2010
On 11/04/10 12:56, Nicolas Thierry-Mieg wrote:
> John R Pierce wrote:
>> On 11/04/10 4:28 AM, Timothy Murphy wrote:
>>> I recently transferred the / partition on my CentOS server
>>> from a small disk to a large disk, using "rsync -auvz".
>>> This works fine, except that I get dozens of selinux warnings
>>> when I re-boot.
>>> I'm running selinux in permissive mode.
>>> Is there any way to make sure that all the files in a partition
>>> are kosher as far as selinux is concerned?
>> I would use dump | restore for that, on a file system by file system
>> basis. rsync won't maintain inodes or permissions very well, and
>> certainly won't handle selinux extended attributes
> doesn't rsync -X do that?
That should fix it.
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