In <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Bill Moran <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> typed: > dick hoogendijk wrote: > Yup. Use 'cp -Rp /old/part /new/part' to maintain as many perms > as possible.
No, *don't* use cp for this. That will cause hard links to turn into multiple files. Instead, use tar: (cd /old/part; tar cf - .) | (cd /new/part; tar xpf -) <mike -- Mike Meyer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.mired.org/consulting.html Independent WWW/Perforce/FreeBSD/Unix consultant, email for more information. To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message