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Old 06-24-2004, 03:21 PM   #1
namgor
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How to create image using PQDI boot disk? (rhel v2.1)


First of all, is a PQDI disk for windows also works for linux (rhel v2.1), i.e., can i use to create an image for linux (ext2) partition?

Ok, I have installed red hat enterprise linux v2.1 booting up no problem. now i want to create an image of it.

So I inserted the PQDI v5.5 boot disk and start my system (I used this disk to create/restore Window's image no problem), and I can get into the menu without a problem.

However, when i click on "create image" and select where to place my image, I cannot find anything except A: and CDROM! I cannot find the linux partition I want to create an image for. How can I get around this? I cannot even find another partition (Windows partition with NTFS) as well.

Any words or suggestions are apperciated. Thanks!

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Old 06-25-2004, 09:26 AM   #2
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PQDI is... Power Quest Drive Image
it is used to take the image of a harddisk
so if i want to revert the system's back to a state I want 5 days ago (i took an image), i can do so in 5 minutes!!!

Norton Ghost for Linux do similar things!
 
  


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