[Novalug] Quick & Dirty Backup Solution?
bidwell at dead-city.org
Wed Nov 8 10:09:07 EST 2006
> I'm in a lab environment and have serveral HP DL80 servers with
> Winders 2003 server on them. I have a need to backup these boxes with
> little muss and fuss. I'd use ghost but some knucklehead has lost the
> media. My thought is boot a Linux CD on the box in question and the dd
> the windows partitions to another windows server (ie NTFS share).
> Doable? I'm open to suggestions. I need something that *will* work and
> *will* restore.
> This should be considered a "one off".
> Thanks much.
> ...jlg (jim)
Would you consider G4L, aka Ghost4Linux. It will probably do what
you want it to. You burn the ISO onto a CD and boot it up. From
there you can ftp a gzip'ed image of your computer.
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