[Dirvish] Moving a Dirvish Vault

Richard Geoffrion dirvish at rain4us.net
Thu Jun 1 21:06:57 UTC 2006


Steve Ramage wrote:
> My backup disk is about ot run out of space, and I've been looking at
> options. How can I move the FS between disks, and preserve the links?
>   
Well, Jason Boxman is lazy, so he just uses `rsync -avH src/ target/`  :)


> I'm not sure but I thought hard links were not really detectable, 
Humor:  If they weren't detectable...how would I find them to restore 
from them?
> and
> that a copy with preserve links won't work. Also I have problems at
> times with rm and to omany files, 
What is doing the RM'ing?  Are you using dirvish-expire?

-- 
Richard


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