Can LFS be copied from 1 hard drive to another after the build?

Jeremy Henty jeremy at
Wed Jun 15 01:09:41 PDT 2005

On Wed, Jun 15, 2005 at 08:36:32AM +0100, Andrew Benton wrote:

> I find tar to be quite effective
> cd /mnt
> tar cjf lfs.tar.bz2 lfs

Rsync is cool if you have installed it.  Mount the empty partition on
/mnt/lfs-new and run:

    rsync -a /mnt/lfs/ /mnt/lfs-new

(NB: the trailing slash on /mnt/lfs/ is important, don't leave it


Jeremy Henty

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