Rsync & /dev

Howard Lowndes lannet at
Tue Jan 15 10:02:32 EST 2002

Can anyone advise me whether rsync can sync devices as opposed to

I have a set of disk partitions that contain a foreign file system not
listed in fdisk and I would like to sync them so I need to do something
	rsync /dev/hda1 /dev/hdc1
where both hda1 and hdc1 will be foreign filesystems.

Is this possible?

Alternatively would dd do it for me?

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