[CentOS] backing up my system with dump

Mon Apr 17 23:32:07 UTC 2006
Joshua Baker-LePain <jlb17 at duke.edu>

On Mon, 17 Apr 2006 at 5:56pm, israel.garcia at cimex.com.cu wrote

> I'm running CentOS 4.3 on Intel. I don't have any tape device on my
> system for backup, but I have an entire disk (/dev/sdb) for backup ...
> my question is:
> How can I backup ALL my filesystems to some place of my backup hdd
> (dev/sdb) using dump/restore?
> I don't want to use tar.

'man dump' will tell you all you need to know.

Joshua Baker-LePain
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Duke University