making backups of $LFS

didbaba didbaba at free.fr
Sun Jul 22 13:12:45 PDT 2001


* le dim 22 jui, 2001 à 03:27:48 -0400, Gerard Beekmans (gerard at linuxfromscratch.org) écrivait:
> 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
> 

Don't we need tar cvpfy to preserve the permissions, ownership...
                    ^
Or is it only when we extract the archive


-- 
didbaba
powered by LinuxFromScratch 2.4
http://didbaba.free.fr
-- 
Unsubscribe: send email to lfs-discuss-request at linuxfromscratch.org
and put unsubscribe in the subject header of the message



More information about the lfs-dev mailing list