Last time when I cloned my data HDD the task was easy. I had 4TB source and 8TB target.
Now it is worse: I have two 8TB disks. My question is obvious: how do I recognize from
the right paths to
of=/dev so that I do not destroy my disk with wrong target and wrong source switched in
of parameters to
ubuntu 20.10 desktop from an USB stick Kingston Traveller.
In fact the situation is for the time being hypothetical . I haven’t
now the second 8TB disk with me, I just wanted to know how to cope with it once I have it.
Last, but not least I think that it is not a good idea to plug and unplug
the empty disk while the system is up to recognize which I can safely delete,
i.e. which should be the argument of