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jayg1169
June 17th, 2009, 11:09 PM
hi all

just got 1tb new hdd need to copy 600gb to new drive! so what do i do ? ssh it overnight from desktop to server! or put hdd into desktop comp and 'copy/paste'? all data ext3!
both machines ubuntu 1 9.04 and 1 8.04

Cheesemill
June 17th, 2009, 11:41 PM
If you have access to both machines are are comfortable installing drives then I'd put them both in the same machine and do a local copy, it will be much quicker.

LewRockwell
June 18th, 2009, 12:06 AM
http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1187692