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I'm sure this has been covered before ....

Postby ksauber » Sat May 10, 2008 6:29 pm

I'm sure this has been covered before, but I was unable to locate exactly what I'm looking for.

I'm running Daryna on my laptop and would like to be able to create a bootable backup of my installation complete with all the new settings, packages, patches and so on, to a DVD. I can back up my data files else where.

Any suggestions?

Thanks in Advance!
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Re: I'm sure this has been covered before ....

Postby MagnusB » Sat May 10, 2008 6:49 pm

Look at remastersys in the wiki, never used it so can't help you with that :)
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Re: I'm sure this has been covered before ....

Postby 67GTA » Sat May 10, 2008 8:48 pm

Look at remastersys in the wiki, never used it so can't help you with that

That is exactly what you need. It will make a (installable) live CD of your current install. It is the best backup method in my opinion.
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Re: I'm sure this has been covered before ....

Postby Fred » Sun May 11, 2008 8:47 am

67GTA,
That is exactly what you need. It will make a (installable) live CD of your current install. It is the best backup method in my opinion.


I can agree with that,.... if.... it will fit on a cd or dvd.

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Re: I'm sure this has been covered before ....

Postby 67GTA » Sun May 11, 2008 9:37 am

Now that you mention it, I have never gotten it to fit on a CD. It will most likely make a DVD backup of your currently installed system :D
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