Clone a XEN VPS server that resides on a LVM / Logical Volume Manager

Hello! We thought it would be important to share this information as it might be interesting to someone who wants to replicate the same VPS across many instances in order to create a farm of web servers (for example). This uses very similar concepts to our LVM XEN backup post a while back. Step 1: […] Migrate from Linux to Xen with Rsync

I decided to write this little guide to provide the relatively simple steps needed to migrate your linux system to a Xen (HVM) virtual instance. It is assumed that on your source and destination boxes, that you only have one root “/” partition. If you partitioned out your file system differently, you will have to […]