Copying Windows system using Linux

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at
Sun Nov 26 23:12:42 PST 2000


On Mon, Nov 27, 2000 at 12:13:48AM -0700, barry wrote:
> perhaps a good suggestion might be to copy the c:\windows
> directory and the files on the root of C: over to the target
> partition using DOS xcopy, then copy the rest of the dirs
> over with linux... Of course, why not use xcopy for the
> whole thing, then?

DOS has a limitation, which is filename length...? would that not
complicate things more? Dunno..

Either way i don't have DOS/Win9x/WinME installed on any of my boxes,
there all Win2k ;) (hrm..not all, i mean they dual boot with Linux/LFS

Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

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