[linux-lvm] getting started with LVM

Lewis Bergman lbergman at abi.tconline.net
Thu May 23 16:11:02 UTC 2002

On Thursday 23 May 2002 03:55 pm, Ben Snyder wrote:
> Something I probably should have mentioned....due to some software we
> use to serve our customers, we have hard links - TONS of them.  We
> looked at cpio, but cpio does not restore hardlinks correctly, dump
> will.  We also looked at tar, 'star', dd, just about anything to take
> the data from one device/filesystem to another.
Have you considered using cp -aux? It should restore hardlinks.
Lewis Bergman
Texas Communications
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