[CentOS] Transferring system to new drive

kalinix calin.kalinix.cosma at gmail.com
Tue Sep 14 08:18:32 EDT 2010


On Tue, 2010-09-14 at 13:16 +0100, Marcelo M. Garcia wrote:

> Timothy Murphy wrote:
> > I was thinking of copying the old root partition with
> > 	sudo cp -a -P /* /mnt/hd
> > (after mounting the prospective new root partition).
> > Then I'd have to modify the new /etc/fstab .
> 
> Hi
> 
> I think the command rsync is a better approach for this task. It has 
> much more features, for example, you can exclude certain files.
> 
> Regards
> 
> mg.
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