Backup/Disk Image Server

Johnathan Conley jdc at
Thu Aug 28 15:22:01 CDT 2003

Just fyi - after doing so, you system will possibly not boot.
I had to put in the RHL Linux disk in recovery mode and tell grub to
reinstall itself - very easy - no problems after that.

-----Original Message-----
From: nathan r. hruby [mailto:nhruby at] 
Sent: Thursday, August 28, 2003 3:03 PM
To: Pottinger, Hardy J.
Cc: Linux-PowerEdge at
Subject: Re: Backup/Disk Image Server

On Thu, 28 Aug 2003, Pottinger, Hardy J. wrote:

> Hi, I remember a while back someone mentioned some software that let's
> you take an image of a filesystem and store that on another server
> of like Ghost, only GPL'd). The whole thing is set up for bare metal
> recoveries. I'm not thinking of Mondo or mkCDrec. Perhaps I dreamt it?
> :-) I've been digging through the list archives for a while, but can't
> seem to find the link, so, I thought I'd just ask if anyone knows
> I might find this software, or if it even exists? Thanks!

g4u -> Ghost for unix.. uses dd and some other fine things.

nathan hruby <nhruby at>
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