2012-06-07

gcp nice tool to copy back from a dd image

You know my brutal trick about defragmenting a filesystem on linux right ?
http://klaig.blogspot.be/2011/06/poor-man-backup-and-defragmentation.html

gcp can be used as a simpler alternative of the rsync -av --progress
http://wiki.goffi.org/wiki/Gcp/en

It streams the copy and have preserve, so the minimal set of what I use for rsync.