clone a drive
waldbauernbub at gmx.at
Tue Oct 5 18:40:22 UTC 2010
Ash Wyllie wrote:
> Now that I have my laptop back, now I want to put a new larger drive in it.
> Ideally, I would like to: copy /dev/sda1 to /dev/sdb3
> remove the 120GB drive
> install a 250GB (or larger)
> user the USB stick to formatand
> partition the new drive
> copy /dev/sdb3 to /dev/sda1
> Can that be done?
Can you attach two hard disks at once to your laptop?
> If not, how can I get my current set up to a new drive?
> Elect Cthulhu!
> Vote the greater evil.
an external usb-drive and use dd to copy the data to the new drive.
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