[kwlug-disc] Adding (setting up) 2nd disk.
Robert P. J. Day
rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Wed Jan 27 06:57:14 EST 2010
On Wed, 27 Jan 2010, Raul Suarez wrote:
> I've actually done similar things with a small difference
> instead of
> cp -a /var/lib/mysql /disk2
> I do
> cp -ax /var/lib/mysql /disk2
> so it does not traverse symlinks. -ax will do the archive copy on a
> single file system.
i prefer "tar" for such things, which has options for all that
Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA
Linux Consulting, Training and Kernel Pedantry.
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