USB Flash Drive
keramida at ceid.upatras.gr
Tue Nov 30 21:57:45 PST 2004
On 2004-11-30 19:29, Mike Jeays <Mike.Jeays at rogers.com> wrote:
> As a follow-up, I have had good success with putting a UFS on flash
So, I'm not the only one who uses UFS on his USB flash drives. Nice!
> They then make a great backup device, and you can keep all the file
> permissions with either tar or cp -rp. The latter wastes some space,
> but makes it very easy to recover single files.
I do that a lot of times too. Extracting individual files from tar
archives on a flash disk is not that hard:
# cd /tmp
# tar xzvf /mnt/jflash/mdoc/file.tgz mdoc/foo/bar/blah.mdoc
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