Re: EXT add-on and ssh

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Mon Oct 04 1999 - 10:39:51 CEST

On Sat, Oct 02, 1999 at 04:26:03PM -0500, mark david mcCreary wrote:
> Greeting from Texas where I have been exploring mu-linux, and found it very
> impressive.
> I am interested in copying the contents of a working machine on the net, to
> a new fresh machine. That is, I want to clone a running Linux box onto
> another machine.

I done that many times, using only "nc": see in the file /usr/doc/help/Tips.
You have to run muLinux in both side.

> I have created the EXT diskette by fdformat /dev/fd0H1440, and dd
> if=EXT.tgz of=/dev/fd0 bs=1k. How should I be creating it ?

If you install from Linux, you have to muLinux Builder: the "mu" script,
in the directory. EXT is a 1722 floppy: format with

                fdformat /dev/fd01722

I use "mu -ext" to build EXT.


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