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SunOS man pages : volcopy_ufs (1)

Maintenance Commands                              volcopy_ufs(1M)

NAME

volcopy_ufs - make an image copy of a ufs file system

SYNOPSIS

volcopy [ -F ufs ] [ generic_options ] fsname srcdev- ice volname1 destdevice volname2

DESCRIPTION

volcopy makes a literal copy of the ufs file system using a blocksize matched to the device.

OPTIONS

The following option is supported: generic_options options supported by the generic volcopy command. See volcopy(1M).

OPERANDS

The following operands are supported: fsname represents the mount point (for example, root, u1, etc.) of the file system being copied. srcdevice or destdevice the disk partition specified using the raw device (for example, /dev/rdsk/cld0s8, /dev/rdsk/cld1s8, etc.). srcdevice and volname1 the device and physical volume from which the copy of the file system is being extracted. destdevice and volname2 the target device and physical volume. fsname and volname are limited to six or fewer characters and recorded in the superblock. volname may be `-' to use the existing volume name.

EXIT STATUS

The following exit values are returned: 0 Successful file system copy. non-zero An error has occurred.

FILES

/var/adm/filesave.log a record of file systems/volumes copied SunOS 5.8 Last change: 20 Mar 1995 1 Maintenance Commands volcopy_ufs(1M)

ATTRIBUTES

See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri- butes: ____________________________________________________________ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | |_____________________________|_____________________________| | Availability | SUNWcsu | |_____________________________|_____________________________|

SEE ALSO

cpio(1), dd(1M), labelit(1M), volcopy(1M), fs_ufs(4), attributes(5)

NOTES

volcopy does not support copying to tape devices. Use dd(1M) for copying to and from tape devices. SunOS 5.8 Last change: 20 Mar 1995 2