Putting /usr on a vinum striped volume?
wblock at wonkity.com
Thu Nov 11 16:10:30 PST 2004
On Thu, 11 Nov 2004, Artem Kazakov wrote:
> Tom Przybylinski wrote:
>> Would someone be so kind as to point me at a HOWTO
>> where I can RTFM on moving my /usr to a freshly
>> vinum'd stripey vol?
> now either dump /usr or tar it and then restore or untar consequently.
> If you choose tar do the following:
> tar -C /usr -cpf - . | tar -C /mnt/new_usr -xpvf -
> To use dump you need some additional disk space to store dump-file.
The "Huge-New-Disk" section of the FAQ shows how to use dump and restore
without a temporary file. Pretty much the same as tar shown here, but
dump/restore should be safer.
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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