Snapshots in Freebsd 5.x

Alec Berryman alec at
Thu Apr 14 13:50:23 PDT 2005

jlkjlk 64654654ut on 2005-04-14 11:08:46 -0700:

> How do you restore an entire partition from a snapshot file in
> Freebsd5.3?  I want to be able to be able to replace the entire
> data, let's say on /var, with the data on the snapshot file. Could
> you please let me know if this is possible? How can I acomplish it?
> Your help is much appreciated.

Not a direct answer to your question, but you'll want to read it if
you're doing snapshots.
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