[nSLUG] dd: disks of different sizes
wightman at nb.sympatico.ca
Thu Jan 26 18:22:03 AST 2006
I've spent my Christmas and Birthday money on a 160Gb ATA drive so I
can upgrade my basement server from 8Gb and, among other things, hold
my music collection.
Awhile back (but I can't find it in the archives) there was a
discussion about using dd to copy disks. Given the power that dd has
for good, and for evil, I'm looking for advice on what parameters and
watchouts there might be.
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