making backups of $LFS

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jul 22 12:27:48 PDT 2001


On Sun, Jul 22, 2001 at 06:47:36PM +0100, joint at beggar.co.uk wrote:
> How do I make a backup of the LFS partition after the static compilation of the packages (before chrooting)?
> 
> And how do I restore it afterwards?
> 
> This way I don't have to recompile everything in case something goes wrong.

outside chroot run this:
tar cvfy /some/place/lfs-system.tar.bz2 $LFS



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