Tag Archives: backup

How to clone a running Linux system over network using netcat

This is a short but potentially extremely handy guide to ghosting one Linux box to another (or simply making a full backup of a desktop/server). On the target machine: On the source machine: Note: please be VERY careful about IPs, devices and ports. after completion of dd command you have to run fsck on target … Continue reading How to clone a running Linux system over network using netcat