[K12OSN] Server Clone

Michael Williams mwilliams at haywood.k12.nc.us
Fri May 28 13:09:11 UTC 2004

> I have 2 identical server with the only difference on /home size.  They
> are both Dual 1GHZ, 1GB RAM, 2 9GB SCSI's in Mirrored RAID for / and 4
> 74GB SCSI's in RAID 5 for /home (the new server has 4 18 GB) and both
> have load balancing 1GB NICs.  The original server is completely
> configured with all of my server software and users, the other just has
> a minimal install of WBEL.  What is the quickest way to make an exact
> copy of the first server to the second?

rsync would be my knee jerk response but I've never done a complete system
before and don't know if that would work.

Michael Williams                   Haywood County Schools
Technology Director               Instructional Technology
http://www.haywood.k12.nc.us         (828) 627-8314

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