Disk clone can be used to copy all the data on a disk to another one. Its uses can be embodied in the following aspects: 238 more words
Readers of this blog will know that backup, or more pertainately, restore has been a regular theme.
I use my laptop everyday for work and when as is the case every few years the hard drive or motherboard fails then it usually costs me several days labour and stress to get up and working again. 2,707 more words
Maxim asks an interesting question which is if you’ve got a disk image, how do you mount every filesystem onto your host. Like this:
$ ./fs-mount.pl rhel-5.11.img /tmp/fs & $ cd /tmp/fs /tmp/fs$ ls dev /tmp/fs$ cd dev /tmp/fs/dev$ ls sda1 sda2 sda3 /tmp/fs/dev$ cd sda2 /tmp/fs/dev/sda2$ ls bin dev home lib64 media mnt proc sbin srv tmp var boot etc lib lost+found misc opt root selinux sys usr ... 167 more words