so something like DD on an unmounted volume wouldn't work?
Systems Architect, CCNA
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Juer Lee [mailto:Juer.Lee@xxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2001 12:24 PM
> To: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Q..
> Hi, Guys,
> This Q-A is got from
> http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/faq.html#backingupxfs. But how to make
> xfsdump work with amanda? I want to backup ACLs. Canany gurus
> answer me,
> thanks in advance.
> Q: How can I backup an XFS filesystem and acls?
> You can backup a XFS filesystem with utilities like xfsdump
> and standard
> tar for standard files. If you want to backup acls you will
> need to use
> xfsdump. This is the only tool at the moment that supports
> backing up of
> acls. Support for XFS and acls is underway at several
> commercial backup
> tools. xfsdump can be made to work with amanda.