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Tue Nov 10 23:47:51 UTC 2009
Le Tue, 10 Nov 2009 12:00:56 -0500,
"Jean-Paul Natola" <jnatola at familycareintl.org> a écrit :
> I'm trying to figure out ,if possible, how to get g4u to only clone
> data, i.e.
> I have an 80 gig drive but my OS and applications only come to about
> 6gigs that’s what I want to clone to the new drive.
> Is there a way to accomplish this?
g4u uses dd(1) to dump the disk or a partition, then it compresses
datas with gzip. It copies *all*. You can save size by filling the
filesystem of the partition with '0'.
This is in the FAQ of g4u:
g4u is based on NetBSD, not FreeBSD.
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