Subject: Re: dump - still have a problem
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/24/2001 13:57:18
On Sat, Feb 24, 2001 at 12:04:34PM +0100, Bernd Sieker wrote:
> On 24.02.01, 08:26:34, email@example.com wrote:
> > > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > > whats going wrong?!
> > > >
> > > > dump -h 0 -0 -B 5000000 -k 64 -L "root-backup" -u /
> > > Specify raw device file instead of root directory.
> > but then i need to shutdown! i want dumping while working
> Why would you have to? Dump only reads from a file system; to quote from
Your statement is false. Dump reads from the raw device no matter how
you run it.