Best way to replace a drive with a clone

Christofer C. Bell christofer.c.bell at
Sun Aug 1 05:00:11 UTC 2010

On Sat, Jul 31, 2010 at 3:21 PM, Jussi Lehtola
<jussilehtola at> wrote:
> Also, if you're running SELinux run
>  # touch /mnt/newroot/.autorelabel
> before rebooting, since rsync doesn't preserve security contexts..

Just use "rsync -aAHX" instead of "rsync -au" and you don't have to
worry about an autorelabel (rsync will properly preserve selinux
labels if you give it the correct flags).


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