After some trial and error, I've managed to backup my Ubuntu 10.04 workstation and it's time for my Laptop. It also runs 10.04, but has an encrypted
Running the below snippet as
root clearly doesn't work well with encryption, so how should I do this?
sudo -i cd / tar -cvpzf sysbackup-20110821.tar.gz \ --exclude=/sysbackup-20110821.tar.gz \ --exclude=/proc \ --exclude=/lost+found \ --exclude=/sys \ --exclude=/mnt \ --exclude=/media \ --exclude=/dev /