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Moving 5 GB site
|Posted by EEssam, 12-04-2007, 01:43 PM|
I got a new server for a site that contains 5 GB of data. I'm wondering how can I move it? I have root access to both servers.
Any help would be appreciated.
|Posted by sirius, 12-04-2007, 01:48 PM|
|Moved to Technical and Security Issues....
|Posted by Scott.Mc, 12-04-2007, 01:55 PM|
|You can use rsync to copy it,
rsync -av -e ssh /path/to/data/ root@newserver:/new/path/to/data/
However if you are using a webserver and require all of that moved also then you need to provide more details of your enviornment.
|Posted by ServerSurgeon George, 12-04-2007, 02:02 PM|
|You can install ncftp from http://www.ncftp.com/ncftp/ and move everything via ftp like this(execute this on the new server):
ncftpget -u $username -p $password -r ftp://oldhost.com:/* /path/to/where/to/move
If you have a Fedora OS then ncftp can be installed using: yum install ncftp
Let me know if you have any issues.
|Posted by EEssam, 12-04-2007, 02:04 PM|
|Thanks a lot. Both servers have cPanel/WHM installed. Is there a simpler way?
|Posted by ServerSurgeon George, 12-04-2007, 02:09 PM|
|You can easily perform a full cPanel transfer
Login to WHM -> Transfers -> Copy multiple accounts/packages from another server
Provide the IP of the old server, its root pass, SSH port then choose the accounts that you want to transfer.
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