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Re: [vox-tech] Cloning a drive?



Ummm....I not much up on linux but I use a program called Ghost by symantec.
I have not only been able to copy whole drives but have been able to copy
partitions as well.  I have onlydone this with windoze but it should be able
to copy linux just as easy.  It boots from a floppy and is very user
friendly, just point and click.  If you want I can bring it over sometime
and help you out, just give me a holler off list.

Jimbo
and yes, all cars break down, eventually.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Paul" <paulb@claypits.com>
To: "lugod's technical discussion forum" <vox-tech@lists.lugod.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 19, 2004 12:08 PM
Subject: [vox-tech] Cloning a drive?


> I need to move my desktop from a (full) 10G drive to a (spare) 20G drive.
>
> The ideal results would be copy everything over, then run lilo on the
> new drive, then it would boot up looking just like the old one.
>
> Some googling found me an out of date HOWTO and a few sites with
> instructions that were a little vague, so I thought I would ask the
experts.
>
> Has anybody done this?
>
> Is it easy - not to hard - increadibly difficult - don't even think
> about it?
>
> How do I do it - or better yet - a site with almost idiot proof
> instructions.
>
> What are the things that can go wrong?
>
> Thanks, Paul
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