Linked by Jesse Smith on Wed 24th Mar 2010 15:47 UTC
General Development When you spend a lot of time looking at different Linux distributions you get used to reading the phrase, "... is a general purpose operating system with a focus toward..." Sometimes it's a focus toward ease of use, sometimes it's a focus toward improved package management, other times it's security. There are a lot of general purpose Linux distributions out there, which is good, but one thing I love about Linux is its ability to fill a niche. For instance, it would be difficult for me to get through a work week without having tools such as GParted Live, for partition management; Knoppix, for hardware detection; and Clonezilla, for saving and restoring disk images. This past week I had a chance to talk with Steven Shiau, one of the developers behind Clonezilla.
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SystemRescueCd
by l3v1 on Wed 24th Mar 2010 16:32 UTC
l3v1
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2005-07-06

nuff said

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RE: SystemRescueCd
by l3v1 on Wed 24th Mar 2010 16:34 in reply to "SystemRescueCd"
l3v1 Member since:
2005-07-06

Well, ok, give credit where it's due: "It took only about 10 minutes to clone a 5.6 GBytes system image to all 41 computers via multicasting!"

Respect.

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RE[2]: SystemRescueCd
by Sodki on Wed 24th Mar 2010 16:39 in reply to "RE: SystemRescueCd"
Sodki Member since:
2005-11-10

With UDPCast I used to take 25 minutes to clone a 60 GB hard drive to 80 computers. Thats nice and I really recommend UDPCast.

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