Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 2 of 2
Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1

    Backup ENTIRE server for distribution


    I have a production server running locally that I wish to distribute. Is there a way of backing up the entire server (with all applications/settings included) to an image for redistribution? Could anyone perhaps point me in the right direction? I was looking at SystemImager, but this seems to be more usefull in a network system whereas I would rather like to be able to log-in to a machine via SSH, and install the image.

    Thanks for any help,


    Robert Hofmeyr

  2. #2
    use dd to create the iamge of the vhole system or tar with gzip
    if you ant save the image to a remote machine mix the tar or dd with ssh

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts