Make sure that logging in from the root account is allowed via SSH on the physical server (as the data source) and vmsrv01, just as we did while migrating the system from a physical machine to an OpenVZ container. To make it simpler, I will create a folder named
/backup to store the backup files. Make sure that you have enough disk space to place a backup of your boot partition. The following steps will guide you through the process of migration:
Create a backup folder in both the physical machine and vmsrv01:
[root@source]# fdisk –l Disk /dev/sda: 10.7 GB, 10737418240 bytes ... Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System /dev/sda1 *...