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Old 04-17-2006, 01:06 PM   #1
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Ghosting FC5

Has anyone been successful using Norton Ghost 8.0 to work imaaging FC5 partitions? These dual boot with XP. I have 80 clients I need to image and would hate to install FC5 one by one.
Old 04-17-2006, 04:06 PM   #2
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Never use it. I can tell you about open source apps.
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I had some exciting success with the last link talking about the command "dd". It took only a couple of minutes and the new drive booted up like nothing had happened. Although, despite creating an Output File -- "of" -- target partition that was much larger and really the whole motive for moving the installation from one drive to another, I am seeing only room for the space from the original partition. The whole issue seems to be bound up in Logical Volume Management.

Any comments on this, anyone?
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Have you gotten ghost to work on FC5? I'm having problem with it as well. I can create the image successfully, but when I try to restore it, I get a message saying "Destination drive too small (40011)"

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Not working. I believe it's the LVM FC uses. RH used the typical partitioning scheme which Ghost can easily read. I cannot verify this.



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