Moving my 2007.2 to SD to try 2008.8 with fallback solution

Clemens Kirchgatterer clemens at
Mon Aug 11 19:29:50 CEST 2008

Olivier Berger <oberger at> wrote:

> Thanks for your indications, but my goal is not to install a *new*
> system on the SD, but to *transfer* the current one to the SD.
> I guess it may be done from the FR itself... but I'm afraid it's
> difficult to move things from the very live system you're running.

"cp -a /bin /dev /sbin ... /media/sdcard" usually works for me on the
desktop. remember to leave out /proc /sys a.s.o. though.

hope this helps ...

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