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Re: back Up in CD



On Mon Oct 03, 2005 04:33PM, Luis Garay wrote:
> Hi, im really new in Linux and newer in Debian. i'm trying to make athe back up
> of a directory thas weights 3 gig's, but i need to storage this in CD, how can
> i make the iso images this size?? Sorry, my english is pretty bad.
>  
> Thanks
>  
> lgaray

Make sure that you compress (gzip or bzip2) before burning to your
selected medium.  As I don't know what's on the partition, you *may* be
able to compress enough that it will fit on a CD (~700MB) and certainly
a DVD (if you have a DVD burner).  Make sure you purge any
unwanted/unneeded files before backing up.

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Trey
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