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  1. #1
    Linux Engineer valemon's Avatar
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    Oct 2006

    save system settings

    Is there a way to save my system settings (wifi configuration, screen settings, etc)? I will format my disk and it will take me a looong time to reconfigure my system from the beginning. Using SuSE 10.2
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    Linux Guru anomie's Avatar
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    Mar 2005
    Just take a copy of the files you need (probably under /etc).

    For example, if suse uses xorg, you'll want /etc/X11/xorg.conf for the display settings. Someone familiar with suse might be able to tell you the location of the wifi settings.

    Post-installation, copy your backed up files to their former location to restore the settings.

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