Andrzej Krzysztofowicz wrote:
> I know a few people that often do:
> dd if=/dev/hda1 of=/dev/hdc1
> e2fsck /dev/hdc1
> to make an "exact" copy of a currently working system.
--- Presumably this isn't a problem is the source disks are either unmounted or mounted 'read-only' ?
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