Dump the root directory to an external hard drive

dump -0 -M -B 4000000 -f /media/My\ Passport/Fedora10bckup/root_dump_fedora -z2 /
This will compress the root directory to an external hard drive and split it to parts once it reaches the 4 Gigs file system limit. You can simply restore it with: restore ivf /media/My\ Passport/Fedora10bckup/root_dump_fedora

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By: luqmanux
2009-07-02 20:25:22

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