Moving Files to new hardware

Casey Scott casey at
Thu Jun 30 00:17:56 GMT 2005

Are you just trying to copy some files, or reproduce the original
filesystem on the new box?

> Hi Guys:
> This is my first question after subscribing .. that makes me the newest
> fool on the block ..:)
> I have a FreeBSD 5.0 box online currently. I have just bought a new
> hardware to replace the existing one online. The new box I am building is
> sitting in my basement on a broadband connection. I am using router on
> this home network. My new box can go out on the internet using lynx. I
> have done no further configuration at this point which is why I am sending
> you this.
> Is it possible to copy the files from the old server already online
> directly to this new server using broadband? What do I need to know and do
> to accomplish this? I appreciate any other insight in transitioning this
> change over/
> Thanks,
> Ketamia
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