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[[HomePage]] > [[SoftwareIndex Software Index]] > [[SoftwareFilesystem File-system]]
==Also on the Wiki==
~[[Backup|Backup Information]]
==Related Webpages==
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=453827#453827 forum thread]]
~http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/how-do-i-make-linux-filesystem-backup-with-dd.html
~http://www.debianhelp.co.uk/ddcommand.htm
~http://www.inference.phy.cam.ac.uk/saw27/notes/backup-hard-disk-partitions.html
~http://www.backuphowto.info/linux-backup-hard-disk-clone-dd
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=54231 forum thread]]
~[[http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=65509 forum thread]]
~http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/1320
~[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dd_(Unix)]]
~http://linux.die.net/man/1/dd
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==Categories==
CategorySoftware
CategoryFileSystem
Deletions:
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=453827#453827
http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/how-do-i-make-linux-filesystem-backup-with-dd.html
http://www.debianhelp.co.uk/ddcommand.htm
http://www.inference.phy.cam.ac.uk/saw27/notes/backup-hard-disk-partitions.html
http://www.backuphowto.info/linux-backup-hard-disk-clone-dd
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=54231
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=65509
http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/1320
[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dd_(Unix)]]
http://linux.die.net/man/1/dd


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[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dd_(Unix)]]
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dd_(Unix)


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**Some //dd// operations require the drive to be __dismounted__ beforehand** (a LiveDVD, or USB, is useful in this case)
http://linux.die.net/man/1/dd
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**Perform //dd// operations with __unmounted__ drives/partitions only** (a LiveDVD, or USB, is useful in this case)


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dd_(Unix)


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__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__: %%dd bs=4096 conv=noerror if=/dev/sda1 | gzip -fv9 > sda1partition.img.gz%%
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__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__: %%dd bs=4096 conv=noerror if=/dev/sda1 | gzip -fv1 > sda1partition.img.gz%%


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==Duplication & Imaging==
__Creating a duplicate partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__: %%dd bs=4096 conv=noerror if=/dev/sda1 of=/dev/sdb1%%
__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__: %%dd bs=4096 conv=noerror if=/dev/sda1 | gzip -fv1 > sda1partition.img.gz%%
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__Creating a duplicate partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__: %%dd if=/dev/sda1 of=/dev/sdb1 bs=4096 conv=notrunc,noerror%%
__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__: %%dd if=/dev/sda1 bs=4096 | gzip -fv1 > sda1partition.img.gz conv=noerror%%


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http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=65509


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====dd====
duplication, imaging, transferral & restoration
http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/1320
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**dd** command-line bit-stream duplicator
Drive/partition duplication, imaging, transferral and restoration.


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**dd** command-line bit-stream duplicator
Verify installed version by using the command-line interface:
%%# dd --version%%
Usage:
__Creating a duplicate partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__: %%dd if=/dev/sda1 of=/dev/sdb1 bs=4096 conv=notrunc,noerror%%
__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__: %%dd if=/dev/sda1 bs=4096 | gzip -fv1 > sda1partition.img.gz conv=noerror%%
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=54231
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===**dd** command-line bit-stream duplicator===
%%# dd --version
dd (coreutils) 6.9
Copyright (C) 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of
the GNU General Public License <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
Written by Paul Rubin, David MacKenzie, and Stuart Kemp.%%
For usage instructions enter into the command-line interface:
__Creating a duplicate partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__
%%dd if=/dev/sda1 of=/dev/sdb1 bs=4096 conv=notrunc,noerror%%
__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__
%%dd if=/dev/sda1 bs=4096 | gzip -fv1 > sda1partition.img.gz conv=noerror%%
===References===
----
==Categories==
CategoryDocumentation


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__Creating a compressed, duplicate image file of the //sda1// partition__
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__Creating a compressed, duplicate image of the //sda1// partition__


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http://www.zdnetasia.com/drive-and-partition-backups-with-dd-62203014.htm


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Additions:
**Perform //dd// operations with __unmounted__ drives/partitions only** (a LiveDVD, or USB, is useful in this case)
__Creating a compressed, duplicate image of the //sda1// partition__
%%dd if=/dev/sda1 bs=4096 | gzip -fv1 > sda1partition.img.gz conv=noerror%%
Deletions:
**Perform //dd// operations with __unmounted__ partitions only** (a LiveDVD is useful in this case)
__Creating a compressed image of the //sda1// partition__
%%dd if=/dev/sda1 bs=4096 | gzip > partition.image.gz conv=noerror%%


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**Perform //dd// operations with __unmounted__ partitions only** (a LiveDVD is useful in this case)
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**Perform //dd// operations with __unmounted__ partitions only (use a LiveDVD)**


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**Perform //dd// operations with __unmounted__ partitions only (use a LiveDVD)**
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**Use a LiveDVD when performing //dd// operations with __unmounted__ partitions**


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**Use a LiveDVD when performing //dd// operations with __unmounted__ partitions**
__Creating a duplicate partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__
__Creating a compressed image of the //sda1// partition__
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__Creating a cloned partition (//sdb1//) of //unmounted// //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__
__Creating a compressed image of the //unmounted// //sda1// partition__


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Drive/partition duplication, imaging, transferral and restoration.
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drive/partition duplication, imaging, transferral and restoration


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===**dd** command-line bit-stream duplicator===
drive/partition duplication, imaging, transferral and restoration
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===dd linux command===drive/partition duplication, imaging, cloning, transferral and restoration


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http://lazysystemadmin.blogspot.com/2010/07/creating-hard-disk-image-file-it-is.html


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__Creating a cloned partition (//sdb1//) of //unmounted// //sda1// partition (where the target partition must be greater in capacity)__
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__Creating a cloned partition (//sdb1//) of //unmounted// //sda1// partition (which must be greater in size)__


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__Creating a cloned partition (//sdb1//) of //unmounted// //sda1// partition (which must be greater in size)__
__Creating a compressed image of the //unmounted// //sda1// partition__
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When using the //dd// command the source and target drives/partitions:
- must not be the same
- the target must be greater in size
- must both be //unmounted// (which means that one has to boot up from a drive that does not involve either the source or target)
Creating a cloned partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1//:
Creating a compressed image of the //sda1// partition:


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- the target must be greater in size
WARNING: **{{color text="YOU MUST KNOW WHAT YOU ARE DOING OTHERWISE ALL YOUR DATA MAY BE DESTROYED" c="red"}}**


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Creating a cloned partition (//sdb1//) of //sda1//:
%%dd if=/dev/sda1 of=/dev/sdb1 bs=4096 conv=notrunc,noerror%%
Deletions:
Creating a cloned partition:
%%dd if=/dev/<source partition> of=/dev/<target partition> bs=4096 conv=notrunc,noerror%%


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- must both be //unmounted// (which means that one has to boot up from a drive that does not involve either the source or target)
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- must be //unmounted// (which means that one has to boot up from a drive that does not involve either the source or target)


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Creating a compressed image of the //sda1// partition:
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Creating a compressed image of a partition:


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- must be //unmounted// (which means that one has to boot up from a drive that does not involve either the source or target)
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- must be //unmounted// which means that one has to boot up from a drive that does not involve the source or target


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Creating a compressed image of a partition:
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Creating a compressed image file of a partition:


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Creating a cloned partition:
Creating a compressed image file of a partition:
%%dd if=/dev/sda1 bs=4096 | gzip > partition.image.gz conv=noerror%%
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Cloning:


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Additions:
- must be //unmounted// which means that one has to boot up from a drive that does not involve the source or target
Cloning:
%%dd if=/dev/<source partition> of=/dev/<target partition> bs=4096 conv=notrunc,noerror%%
Deletions:
- must be //unmounted//


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===dd linux command===drive/partition duplication, imaging, cloning, transferral and restoration
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===dd linux command=== which can perform any type of drive/partition/image duplication, imaging, cloning, transferral and restoration


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