how to prepare disk for dump/restore

Tobias Rehbein tobias.rehbein at
Thu Oct 15 19:31:12 UTC 2009

Am Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 09:17:43PM +0200 schrieb Polytropon:
> On Thu, 15 Oct 2009 14:59:51 -0400, PJ <af.gourmet at> wrote:
> You can use sysinstall from the Fixit CD, too. That's the way
> I'm mostly doing this kind of thing: Preparing the disk with
> the sysinstall tool, then dropping to CLI for the restoring
> process.

If all you want to do is to prepare the disks you can leave sysinstall alone and
use sade(8).

Tobias Rehbein

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