problems mirroring a disk

jw schultz jw at
Tue Jul 8 00:22:26 EST 2003

On Mon, Jul 07, 2003 at 10:20:29AM -0400, Tony Alexander wrote:
> i'm trying to use rsync to mirror my server boot volume to another 
> disk of the same size (120gb) on the same machine:
> % sudo rsync -avxuH --delete --progress /./  /volumes/cbc.server2/
> although all of the files from the source volume appear to copy to 
> the destination, if i try to boot from the destination volume the 
> system doesn't recognize it as a bootable disk.
> anyone have any clues as to what i might be doing wrong?

Not an rsync problem.  It is an issue of the bootstrap
sequence which is entirely OS specific.

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