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Re: creating complete OS image



Em Ter, 2005-10-18 às 04:58 -0700, Ritesh Raj Sarraf escreveu:
> Hello People,

Hi
> 
> What's the best practise when doing disaster recovery ?
> 
> I have servers which I've configured putting quite some effort. I'm
> scared what would happen if the hard drive crashes. As a prevention
> measure I was thiking of making out a complete image of my present OS.
> 
> Now if the machine dies (say the hard drive) I could quickly replace the
> hard drive, re-deploy the image on it and restart the machine.
> And the server should work absolutely fine.
> 
> Is this best practise ? Are there utilities availabe to make this task
> happen ?
> 
Well how about RAID 1 as a first solution for your disk ( but if you
have problems w/ IDE it won't save you..)and for a disaster recovery
look at mondo ( aptitude show mondo ) works like a charm...80)

regards



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> 
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