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1. Red Hat
I have a Red Hat Linux 5.9 Server installed with one hard disk & 2 Partitions created on it as follows,
/boot - Linux Partition & another is
LVM - One VG & under that 5-6 Logical volumes(var,opt,home etc).
Here my requirement is to take out 1GB of space from LVM ( Any logical... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gr8_usk
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have ssh password less auth enable & script does the job well as well
for i in `cat ip`
scp /etc/resolv.conf root@$ip
But I need to take backup of the file i will overwrite .. is there any simple way ?
Kindly respond (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: heman96
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Beginner/Intermediate shell; comfortable in the command line.
I have been looking for a solution to a backup problem. I need to compare Directory 1 to Directory 2 and copy all modified or new files/directories from Directory 1 to Directory 3. I need the directory and file structure to be... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Rod
4. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Here's a conundrum. I use a ThinkPad (T30) which has a slot on the side for the hard drive. It is very easy to swap this with another hard drive which I keep as a backup. Now when I copy the Linux partition from my (in use) hard drive to the backup one (in my UltraBay slot) it takes only 30... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: newyorkpaulie
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to write a perl script to search for a specific set of numbers that occur after a series of words but before another. Specifically, I need to locate the phrase today at the summit, then immediately prior to the words tonnes/day copy the number that will be between 100 and 9,999, for example,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: libertyforall
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I would want to copy my / to /mnt, and to avoid recursion exclude /mnt.
cp -avx / /mnt
If i use the above i believe it would run recursively, and end up in mess. So how to do it ?!
Basically this / is sda1, and /mnt is sda2 and sda1 is where only OS is available & currently... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: thegeek
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do I search first string & second string and copy all content between them from one file to another file?
Please help me..
Thanks In Advance.
Pankaj (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: pankajp
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What is the difference between slice and partition on Solaris world?
Regards (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: XNOR
I presently backup my multi-OS multi-paritition boot drive (fedora core 4/ext3, WinXPServer/NTFS, WinXPHome/FAT32) with the command:
telinit 1; cp /dev/sda /dev/sdb
And this works.
Is there a command to only copy a single partition instead of an entire device?
And what about the grub... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: siegfried