Bill Jonas on Mon, 2 Apr 2001 17:10:14 -0400

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Re: [PLUG] Using tar to copy disk drives...

On Mon, Apr 02, 2001 at 05:00:32PM -0400, Bill Jonas wrote:
> Or specify which directories you want (I'm going by the list of errors you
> got):
> (cd / && tar cf - admin bin boot c d dev etc home lib lost+found misc net opt plugins proc root sbin sview test.test tmp usr ut.tar.gz utmp.dpfs var) | (cd /mnt && tar xvfp -)

s/proc //

Now *that's* embarassing, right after I said "Don't do that."  :)  (You
will, of course, want to 'mkdir /mnt/proc'.)

Bill Jonas    *    *
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