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Re: [SLE] Suse community service -- snippets
  • From: Johan <johansche@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 18:27:02 +0200
  • Message-id: <20040319182702.455ee01e.johansche@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 18 Mar 2004 19:44:51 +0000
pinto <pinto45@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Thursday 18 March 2004 19:23, pinto wrote:
> >  ~ Sure . . . find this handy for backups.
> > ~ shutdown, and plug in a spare HardDisk
> >  ~ kill -9 cron PID { to find PID : ps aux | grep cron }
> > ~ mount the target Partition in the spare HardDisk
> > ~ use TAR like this :-
> >
> >  tar clf - . | ( umask 0; cd /mnt; tar xvf - )
>
> P.S.
> impression : a Linux home-workstation is easily 'portable'
> . . . if going on a trip, spare HardDisk in pocket, one can
> have good chance that plugging HD into roughly similar hardware
> will work, with a run of Sax2 to get the Video monitor working ok
>
> best rgds
> ________
<< snip >>
Thanks for your input...That's linux...various ways to accomplish same task.
Kindly more step by step after plugging in harddisk....yast2...monitor.
Kindly do not be shy on the detail...:)
Thanks
--
Johan
Registered Linux User #330034
May this be a good day for learning - Still learning.

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