VOLCOPY_UFS(1M) Maintenance Commands VOLCOPY_UFS(1M)


NAME


volcopy_ufs - make an image copy of a ufs file system

SYNOPSIS


volcopy [-F ufs] [generic_options] fsname srcdevice 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


SEE ALSO


cpio(1), dd(1M), labelit(1M), volcopy(1M), attributes(5), ufs(7FS)

NOTES


volcopy does not support copying to tape devices. Use dd(1M) for copying
to and from tape devices.


April 15, 2003 VOLCOPY_UFS(1M)