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Old 09-26-2008, 07:23 AM   #1
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How to Do Complete BackUp?


Hello Guys,

I have Red Hat System in which I have been working for the past 1 year.Now Due to scarcity of servers, I need to format that system but at the same time I want to do complete Backup of OS.I mean to say "I want to backup whole OS in form of ISO so that whenever I try to install that same OS it should be the same which I have been working ever since".
Is it possible?
 
Old 09-26-2008, 08:00 AM   #2
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Hi
Have you looked into PING(partition image is not ghost)..
I have not tried it for my Linux yet but did try it for a test on a Vista system..It worked fine..
You ban google for it..
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Old 09-26-2008, 09:07 AM   #3
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If your system only uses Red Hat RPMS, you may want to construct your own kickstart file to install a server that suits you. Then you only need to backup the configuration files and your home directory.
 
  


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