Final question: best wasy to move /, /usr, /home, etc?

Derrik Pates dpates at
Tue Feb 19 01:52:56 EST 2002

On Mon, Feb 18, 2002 at 09:42:53AM +0100, Giuliano Pochini wrote:
> cp -a works fine.

Yeah, unless you don't care about any hard links (which a simple 'cp -a'
will happily stomp all over). Using tar is a better bet (I've done it
plenty of times, it works).

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