Using the DD utility to make a backup of the OS

(Doc ID 2297521.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to take an Operating System backup by using the dd utility to clone the disk the OS is installed on.


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