Moving installation to new drive

Mike McMullin mwmcmlln at
Sat May 19 18:34:40 UTC 2007

On Sat, 2007-05-19 at 00:12 -0600, debian wrote:
> Steven Pasternak wrote:
> > Hi! My old 40gb drive is getting replaced with a new 400gb drive, and I 
> > need to know if I can just copy the old installation over and do a 
> > repair (like in suse or even windoze). I have feisty now, it is an 
> > upgrade from edgy, which is an upgrade from dapper. I don't particularly 
> > want to download the feisty CD or install dapper and upgrade twice. I 
> > have it installed on hda2 (winxp on hda1), and everything else should 
> > stay the same. Will it work? If so, how? Thanks!
> > -Steven
> >
> >   
> IMHO, i dont see why you would have to upgrade? you can just install 
> fiesty w/o the upgrading

  OP does not have the Fiesty image in order to do an install.

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