Cloning the entire OS image

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Mon Aug 6 14:59:31 UTC 2012

On 07/08/12 00:35, Ansry User 01 wrote:
> What are the best available options in Ubuntu to clone the entire HDD to external drive and copy that image to new system?? What are the things that needs to be done manually after coping the image to new system?
> Thanks

Have a look here and search on 'clone drive', eg:


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