Making a bootable backup (hard)disk... how?
peter at vereshagin.org
Sun Jun 10 08:31:26 UTC 2012
2012/06/09 19:30:53 -0700 "Ronald F. Guilmette" <rfg at tristatelogic.com> => To Arthur Chance :
RFG> Thank you Arthur, and yes, trying to back up a partition that's currently
RFG> mounted r/w using dd will almost certainly not produce the desired results.
You can make snapshot to back up rw-mounted volume with dd.
dump(8)ing rw-mounted ufs makes a snapshot behind the scenes.
Peter Vereshagin <peter at vereshagin.org> (http://vereshagin.org) pgp: A0E26627
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