[OpenAFS] AFS and OS upgrade

Derrick J Brashear shadow@dementia.org
Wed, 22 Mar 2006 10:09:09 -0500 (EST)

Keep it on the list.

On Wed, 22 Mar 2006, David Sonenberg wrote:

> The current OS is Slackware 9.0 and the new OS will be Gentoo 2006.0.
> The old AFS version is 1.2.13 and the new version will be 1.4.0.  I'll
> try using a tar command.  Thanks for your help.

For this discussion we'll say "linux". In any case, yes, try what I said. 
mode-perserving copy as root is critical.