About restoring from raw partition
A raw partition backup is
a server-directed, full backup of a UNIX partition. The backup is
done on a bit-by-bit basis instead of a file and a folder
When you restore from a
raw partition backup, the entire partition is restored. As a
result, all previous data on the destination drive is
You can restore a raw
partition backup to its original drive or to a different drive.
To restore individual
files or directories, first redirect the restore to a different raw
partition of the same size. Then copy individual items to the
for restoring from a raw partition backup.
See Restoring from raw partition