[K12OSN] backing up user prefs & docs
dan_young at parkrose.k12.or.us
Thu Oct 21 15:55:45 UTC 2004
On Thu, 2004-10-21 at 04:41, "Terrell Prudé, Jr." wrote:
> You want to throw a few more switches, like so:
> cp -rp /home/guest /my/backup/place
> The "r" does a recursive copy, and the "p" preserves permissions, file
> creation/modification times, etc.
# cp -a /source /destination
-a implies -dpR, with -d preserving links.
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