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Best way to copy large amount of data between partitions

I'm looking to transfer data across 2 lv of an HP-UX server. I have a couple of those transfers to do, some of which are mostly binary (Oracle tablespace...) and some others are more text files ...
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cp: command not found

I have an shell file with the following contents: #!/bin/sh echo "enter code hereecho "Enter the site name, followed by [ENTER]:" read site_name mkdir -p /usr/local/xpay4$site_name cp ...
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how i can send and get file by using sftp?

how i can send and get file by using sftp ????
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sftp remotly copy in bash file “unix”?

how i can write bash file to copy files from unix box to windows "remotly" box by sftp command ???
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How do I copy a directory tree but not the files in Linux?

I want to copy about 200 directories & subdirectories from one location to another but I don't want to copy the thousands of files within those directories. I am on Linux. Note: I don't have ...
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how i can make batch file in windows read the output of somthing from unix bash file?

i want to make incremntal backup for repository by the following command :- svnadmin dump myrepos --revision 1001:2000 --incremental > dumpfile2 but i want to copy the output on windows box as ...
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Are there alternatives to the “Copy Database” option on MSSQL Server Management Studio?

The reason I ask this is because it doesn't work. I haven't tried taking it offline yet because it is almost always in use. In the worst case I will attempt to take it offline and use "Copy Database" ...
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SUDO permissions, file copy/chmod question?

So, I'm logged in as sudo, and seeing this... why? $ cd /var/www/drupal-6.19/sites/default $ ls default.settings.php $ sudo -v [sudo] password for sudo_username: $ cp default.settings.php ...
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RCP (Remote Copy Protocol) in Ubuntu

On our Cisco-Routers we enabled RCP. Now we want copy all the running-config with our Ubuntu Server but I can't find any suitable command. I tried copying with rsync and cp but that did not work. ...
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FTP-like folder with mass copy protection

This is something I'm trying to find a solution to for a couple of weeks now. I have a folder on my server which I'd like to share with my partners overseas but I have a very specific demands from it ...
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How to copy file preserving directory path in Linux?

I have Eclipse projects and ".project" file in them, the directory structure looks like 'myProject/.project'. I want to copy these '.project' files to another directory, but I want the enclosing ...
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How do I copy one 500GB file from win2003 to lan/usb without impacting the source server?

I have to copy (periodically) a MSSQL backup file large 500 GB to another pc (windows or linux) within lan. The normal copy (or xcopy, robocoy, teracopy) command to a network share (or external usb ...
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how to copy to shared folders from command-line in vmware-workstation?

I've been trying to access my shared folders from the command line in my virtual machine with no luck. I've stumbled across a couple of references to using net use to establish a virtual drive, but i ...
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Recommended Win2k8 Server software to fix my RAID-0 issue

I'm running an Asus P6T V2 Deluxe. It has six SATA ports and supports onboard RAID. I am using two of those ports for a RAID0 array of 1.5TB Seagate drives using the onboard RAID controller. One of ...
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Copying files from OSX to samba, force create mode not working

I have a problem whereby I have set up a samba share with these parrameters: [Design] path = "/sec/projects/design" writeable = yes browsable = yes valid users = @design force group = design force ...
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Bash Script to copy file across network unattended?

I would like to create a script that would execute a series of scp commands. This would pull a specific set of files from another computer on the network to a specific directory on the local machine. ...
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Copying over 600GB from one windows 2003 ESX VM to another

I need to copy 650GB-isg from one VM to another both server instances are on a VMware ESX cluster and both run Windows server 2003 x86 (on the same LAN). One server is our file server and the other is ...
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Copying windows shared folder files on unix into Unix

I am on a unix box with Sun OS 5.0. Now I have a shared folder on a Windows server on my LAN. I have some files on Windows to be copied into my unix by running a script on unix itself. So windows box ...
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Tool for Copying windows shared folder files on unix into Unix

I am on a unix box with Sun OS 5.0. Now I have a shared folder on a Windows server on my LAN. I have some files on Windows to be copied into my unix by running a script on unix itself. So windows box ...
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SMB extremely slow when rsync from NAS? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Speeding up rsync over smb I started to rsync a mount smb share to a local raid partition yesterday evening. After 12 hours it has copied like 30% of 400 GB... the ...
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Sync files from NAS to local harddrive?

i need a way in ubuntu to sync like 1tb of files from a NAS to a local harddrive, connected by ethernet (directly). any suggestions? it should include a progress bar, that's why 'cp' isn't the right ...
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How to copy a LDAP entry and all the subtree on a Linux/openldap server?

I want to duplicate an LDAP subtree : my software uses ou=software,o=company,c=fr and I want to have version 2 of the software to use ou=software_v2,o=company,c=fr I tried JXplore to copy ...
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rsync and include / exclude. How hard can it be?

I'm trying to recursively copy a directory / file structure from one directory to another, keeping only html files. Should be a simple case of include / exclude shouldn't it? I just want to print out ...
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Short Image Copying USB drives on Linux

Is there an application that will do a short image copy of a USB drive to another USB drive? I need something that doesn't run off a live cd
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Utility that use the bits service to copy files

I would like to know if there is a utility that uses the bits service, to help me transfer some large files over a wacky wan connection. These files happen to be available via a UNC share. Any ...
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How to let 'cp' command don't fire an error when source file is not exist?

I'm using Mac OS X. I'm trying to copying some files with cp command for a build script like this. cp ./src/*/*.h ./aaa But this command fires an error if there is no .h file in ./src directory. ...
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Software distribution from web server to client using PHP/FTP

I develop and maintain a number of add-ons and utilities for various widget (mainly aMember) which generally means I need to install php based codes onto other people's systems. Whilst I have a VPS ...
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linux to linux, 10TB transfer?

I've looked at all the previous similar questions, but the answers seemed to be all over the place and no one was moving a lot of data (100GB != 10TB). I've got about 10TB that I need to move from ...
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Backup NAS to another NAS?

is there a way to backup / transfer a NAS (it's like a big harddrive with some access to a webinterface, but closed linux etc.... only two ethernet ports) to another one? or is the only way to connect ...
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lftp: how to copy file on remote server

How to copy file on remote server using lftp? Moving files is as easy as using mv command, but is there any command equivalent to cp?
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Syncing 1TB+ to a iSCSI device, software needed

I need to sync a local disk to a iSCSI mount on Windows (server 2003), and I'm struggling to find software that's capable of doing so in a reasonable timeframe. Notes on the current 1TB disk: - 800GB ...
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Copy open files over network

Copy open files over network- I have a situation where I ahve to copy the entire contents of a user's hard disk over the remotely over the local network and silently. I am concerned about open files ...
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Move a Database that is in restore mode

I have a database which is the recipient of a logshipping process. The database is in 'restoring'. Is it possible to move this database? EDIT Just to clarify what I meant by move. I mean to make a ...
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How to copy a 200GB file faster?

I got a 200GB .tgz file on server A(RHEL 5.2). I wanna transfer that file to server B (RHEL 5.3). Server B is on ESXi 4 Update1. I gave 10GB to that Server B VM, with 4 vCPUs. Both Server A and ...
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move/copy file using an ftp server

Is it possible (and how) to copy a file on a remote machine to a different place on the same remote machine using FTP?
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Turning off cp (copy) command's interactive mode (cp : overwrite ?)

Does anyone know how I would turn off the interactive mode when using cp? I am trying to copy a directory recursively into another and for each file that is getting overwritten I have to answer 'y'. ...
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Windows Based OS Copying Woes

I'm setup on a small server farm with about 20 computers. My Job requires me to copy an unusually large amount of data to and from external HDs from these servers. I end up copying sometimes 3TB a ...
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Windows: How to start a file copy job on a remote server without passing through the network?

I'd like to copy a large file on a remote computer, to the same remote computer, without going through the network. The computer on which the files to be copied are is running Windows Server 2003. ...
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Copy files between two windows machines on seperate domains

I need to copy several database backups between two computers. The source computer initiates the copy and is a Windows 2000 pc and is a member of domain1. The destination machine is running Windows ...
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Copying directories with subdirectories from QNAP NAS to Synology NAS

I have a QNAP TS-239 Pro NAS server, from which I need to copy a large number of files (>2 TB) to a Synology 409 NAS. I could do it with a Windows computer, but would prefer to do it directly from ...
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Slow file copy to Windows 2008 R1 file share

Looking for some help with a problem that has me at my wit's end - I've troubleshot this for days and cannot figure it out. All of a sudden, a few days ago, copying files from some of our Windows XP ...
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Server Load Spikes On File Copy — Server Goes Unresponsive

This has been a problem that we've been battling for some weeks. Whenever large files are copied on the server (both with rsync and cp) the server load initially goes up to 6 or 8 and stabilizes. At ...
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GUI SFTP client that will copy files and folders locally instead of downloading/uploading

I'm looking for a GUI client (preferably Windows) that will recognize when you copy files remotely, and will default to running a local shell command (f.a : sfpt> !rsync -a /files/ /copyoffiles/ ...
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Getting Linux copy to handle failing links

I just started using the nifty rsnapshot utility for backups to our NAS. I really like the tool (which uses rsync and links unchanged files to keep the backup size down), but I'm running into ...
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copy folders from one team project to another

i have one TFS server, with 4 team projects in it. i want to copy folders of of one team project into another team project. here's the tree - TFS(Server) |___ A1(Team project1) |___ A2(Team ...
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Copy a file to multiple windows machines

How can one copy a file, from his windows computer, to a cluster of multiple windows machine, with one command? I thought about using psexec, but that also tries to execute the file...
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resume file copy linux

How do I resume a copy of a large file in linux? I have a huge file (serveral gigabyes) partially copied to a network drive, and it took a long time, and it was mostly done before the copy operation ...
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Slow network file copy on Windows 7

I wrote a program that uses xcopy to transfer files (usually between 1KB and 2MB) over our intranet. Usually, I am copying files from my host machine (Windows 7 x64) to a VMWare virtual machine ...
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Bash script to transfer folder recursively without overwriting via FTP

I would need a bash script to transfer folders recursively via FTP. Username/password/IP - static defined. Server where the script runs on: Linux Source server: Samba (Linux...) Dest. Server: ...
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Making backup by copying /mysql/data folder is ok as long as both source and target mysql are of the same version?

If there are only MyISAM databases, the backup and restoration is possible by simply copying pasting the data folder, regardless of the versions? But if there are INNODB databases, and we are sure ...