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Old 05-12-2011, 02:55 AM   #1
Arny006
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Complete backup by GUI



Hi @ All,
I'm proud to have installed and use Linux Ultimate 2.9 64 Bit (Ubuntu 10.10 Kernel), for me the best Linux OS, very comfortable nearly Windows.
Now after installing printer, Fritz-Fax, IM, etc. want backup the complete OS by GUI and know how to restore it in case I need.
No space problem afflict my machine because the OS is on a 175GB Ext4 Partition and the same space is on other ext4 partition. By the way, I would make an incremental backup and be able to choice the system date restore.

Thanks in advance and best regards.

P.s.: In case no GUI application is available please for indicating an script-application with step-by-step instructions. Thanks again

Arny006

 
Old 05-12-2011, 04:41 AM   #2
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Perhaps this piece of documentation will be of help to you.

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BackupYourSystem
 
Old 05-12-2011, 05:06 AM   #3
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Clonezilla is by far one of the best cloning software I've ever used. . BTW, Linux is not nearly Windows. Linux > Windows.
 
Old 05-12-2011, 05:21 AM   #4
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(sorry - I deleted this entry, as I repeated kindofabuzz without knowing, my apologies)

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Old 05-12-2011, 04:31 PM   #5
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While not completely gui, G4U is easy enough but I'd suggest you try kindofabuzz's suggestion of clonezilla, if you don't like ubuntu methods.
 
  


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