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Re: Help cloning SSD on an Ubuntu 12 laptop
said by mich:That does not help with making the drive bootable. said by dellsweig:
Please note - the OP was regarding disk cloning - not copying user data
You can't clone a 256G drive onto a 128G one. But you can recursively copy all files while preserving their attributes, and this is exactly what
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said by dellsweig:That what the link I posted does.
That does not help with making the drive bootable.
1. Copy drive partitions preserving permissions and links.
2. Install grub.
As I have a PC that has been running linux since '96, I have done it many times over the years. Went from IDE to SCSI to SATA drives.
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