[lug] Migrating /home...rsync?
Jed S. Baer
blug at jbaer.cotse.net
Tue Sep 27 21:23:52 MDT 2016
On Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:52:58 +0000 (UTC)
stimits at comcast.net wrote:
> Should I
> use something different? Perhaps just a different rsync argument? Does
> anyone recommend something like a backup program instead?
I use this method.
tar cf - . | (cd /path/destination; tar xf -)
As root, it preserves ownership, and I think all other attributes too,
it's recursive, and includes hidden files.
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