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Trouble booting from cloned disk
Authored by: Henry Reynolds on Mar 13, '02 12:08:33AM

I followed all this and it worked great for a while. I'm not sure why, maybe because of copying the wrong files to my cloned disk, but I can't get it to boot any more. I've initialized it, using zero all data option. I can install 10.0.4 onto that same backup drive and have it boot. But still after I clone to this backup drive it won't boot. The error I get is:

/etc/master.passwd: not a directory

Any ideas?



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Found the answer! Carbon Copy Cloner
Authored by: Henry Reynolds on Mar 18, '02 03:14:57PM

Here's how I've been doing it, works great:

http://www.versiontracker.com/mp/new_search.m?productDB=mac&mode=Quick&OS_Filter=MacOSX&search=carbon+copy+cloner



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