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Old 29th August 2008, 08:18
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Default How to create a new guest by cloning existing guest

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I haven't figured out how to make use of dd command to clone an existing guest as a new guest. Could you please shed me some light? Pointer would be appreciated. TIA


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Wouldn't it be easier to just copy the existing VM and then make adjustments?
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Wouldn't it be easier to just copy the existing VM and then make adjustments?
Hi falko,


VM - VServer


I'm considering whether it is possible running following commands to create a new guest;
Code:
# mkdir /etc/vservers/vserver2
# cp -R -p /etc/vservers/vserver1 /etc/vservers/verserver2
Whether there is a better way to do the job? The vesion of utis-vserver on this VM does not support "clone" command.

Any advice? TIA


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I'm sorry, but I haven't worked with Linux Vserver yet...
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