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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2009. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 9th.


View Poll Results: Security/Forensic/Rescue Distribution of the Year
BackTrack 90 43.48%
CAINE 2 0.97%
DEFT Linux 2 0.97%
Helix 7 3.38%
STD - Security Tools Distribution 3 1.45%
SystemRescueCd 66 31.88%
Trinity Rescue Kit 9 4.35%
RIPLinuX 6 2.90%
IPCop 5 2.42%
smoothwall 7 3.38%
ClarkConnect 3 1.45%
m0n0wall 2 0.97%
Network Security Toolkit 3 1.45%
Samurai 2 0.97%
Arudius 0 0%
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Old 01-27-2010, 03:42 PM   #16
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I'd also ask about GRML, Knoppix.
Old 01-27-2010, 03:45 PM   #17
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its official
I vote for my own creation which blows everything else away Rescue wise at least
Old 01-31-2010, 10:54 PM   #18
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Rescue? Who needs rescue? More seriously, Knoppix always meets my needs.
Old 02-03-2010, 04:49 AM   #19
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can you include UltraBootCD (http:// or at least PartedMagic ( as rescues options ?
Old 02-05-2010, 10:39 PM   #20
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I had to vote for Trinity Rescue Kit. It is the only one I've tried out of the list.
Old 02-08-2010, 09:46 AM   #21
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It would've real interesting to see where Knoppix stands, the only 'rescue' distro I've used over and over, and over.
Old 02-08-2010, 09:50 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by yngwin View Post
SystemRescueCD is simply awesome!


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