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How to clone current hdd to usb flash disk

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Hello, i'd like to free our hdd's from esxi 4.1 servers. Is it possible to clone hdd's to 8gb of flash drives with dd ? How can i do it if possible, i know how to copy small drive to larger but larger to small. Any help appreciated,

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You want to clone the esxi-setup to a USB-stick ?

that could be done with dd - but only if the existing esxi does not use more than those 8 Gb

Do you need support with a recovery problem ? - send a message via skype "sanbarrow"

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You want to clone the esxi-setup to a USB-stick ?

that could be done with dd - but only if the existing esxi does not use more than those 8 Gb

Do you need support with a recovery problem ? - send a message via skype "sanbarrow"

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