[xubuntu-users] Backup and restore to larger hard disk

Alex alexong2005 at yahoo.com.sg
Fri Dec 2 12:36:32 UTC 2011

 <theuteck at ...> writes:

> On Friday, December 02, 2011 08:50:26 AM alex ong wrote:
> > My hard disk is running out of space for Xubuntu 10.10. Is there a software
> > to use so that I could backup and restore to a larger hard disk?
> You could just tar up your /home and then reinstall.  :)
> Clonezilla will make a backup of your disk then resize it for a larger disk.  
> It runs as from cd, so you swap in the new disk, then clone the old to it.

Tried Clonezilla from Clonezilla website but it proves not so simple. Along the 
way I noticed errors and I don't know exactly what is wrong. Can Paragon Backup 
be used instead? I find it simplier and easy to use on Windows system.

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