- 327,436 hits
Anything about Ubuntu, Centos, openSuSe and Fedora
You could easily perform a full backup or even store a system into a raw image which can be used in as guest machine in KVM. This takes couples of hours (depends on the size of the source linux system).
#> fdisk -l
#> nc -l 12345 | dd of=/dev/sda
#> dd if=/dev/sda | nc 192.168.1.20 12345
#> nc -l 12345 | dd of=myimage.img