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91 sng 28 <H2>Clonezilla-SysRescCD</H2>
92     <H3>Documentation: Getting backups</H3>
93     <div style="margin:0; padding: 3px; width: 980; position relative;">
94 sng 172 <div style="position: absolute; left: 0px;"><H4>30/06/2011 - v 3.2.0</H4></div>
95 sng 183 <div style="position: absolute; right: 0px;"><H4>Last update: 04/07/2011</H4></div>
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121     <H2 style="margin-top: 0;"><a name="backup-intro"></a>Intro <span class="hideprint">[<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</span></H2>
122    
123 sng 149 <p>In this page I will demonstrate the creation of an image file by getting a backup of a virtual disk (<b>/dev/<font color="Red">sdb</font></b>). The image file will be saved in a partition in another virtual disk (<b>/dev/<font color="Red">sda1</font></b>).<br></p>
124 sng 28
125     <p><!--empty line-->
126     The first thing you do when you want to get a backup of a disk/partition, is make sure both the souce (to be backed up) and target (to hold the image file) partitions are in excellent condition (error free). This is the logical thing to do, cause I wouldn't want to backup a corrupt partition, or end up with a corrupt image file.<br>
127     <br>
128     <!--empty line-->
129     There is one more step I would want to take: I should check that my BIOS boot settings are correct, in order to boot from my CD/DVD drive.<br>
130     <br>
131     Having done all of the above, I am ready to boot from <b>Clonezilla-SysRescCD</b>.<br>
132     <br>
133     </p>
134    
135     <div align="center"><table class="note" border="0" cellpadding="20"><tr><td valign="top"><img src="images/info.png"></td><td>
136 sng 172 The following pressentation has been made using<br><b>Clonezilla Live v 1.2.8-46</b>
137 sng 28 </td></tr></table></div>
138    
139    
140    
141     <!-- Buckup -->
142     <H2><a name="backup"></a>Getting the backup <span class="hideprint">[<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</span></H2>
143     <!--empty line-->
144     <H3><a name="bck-0"></a>Clonezilla-SysRescCD starting screen [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
145     <!-- empty line -->
146     <p>If you're fine with US keymap and English language (available languages are English, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese and Chinese [both simplified and traditional]) or don't mind editing the boot parameters, just select <b>Clonezilla Live</b> at the starting screen and press ENTER. When the system comes up, it will load the program that will preform the backup. After that continue from <a href="#bck-4">this step</a>.</p>
147    
148     <p>If you need to change these settings, select one of the available <b>Clonezilla Live</b> menu entries, and press <font color="Green"><b>TAB</b></font>. The current boot parameters will be displayed.</p>
149    
150     <p>The default parameters for booting <b>Clonezilla Live</b> on a 1024x768 screen, are the following:</p>
151    
152 sng 180 <p class="newcode">append initrd=/live/initrd.img boot=live config nomodeset nolocales noprompt<br>
153     &nbsp;&nbsp;noswap edd=on ocs_live_run="ocs-live-general" ocs_live_extra_param=""<br>
154     &nbsp;&nbsp;ocs_prerun="/restorecd/prerun.normal" ocs_live_batch="no" <br>
155     &nbsp;&nbsp;ocs_lang="<font color="Red">en_US.UTF-8"</font> ocs_live_keymap="<font color="Red">NONE</font>" vga=791</p>
156 sng 28
157     <p>By deleting the words in red, you instruct <b>Clonezilla Live</b> to ask you the values of these parameters. When the appropriate changes have been done (as shown bellow), just press <font color="Green"><b>ENTER</b></font> to boot.</p>
158    
159 sng 180 <p class="newcode">append initrd=/live/initrd.img boot=live config nomodeset nolocales noprompt<br>
160     &nbsp;&nbsp;noswap edd=on ocs_live_run="ocs-live-general" ocs_live_extra_param=""<br>
161     &nbsp;&nbsp;ocs_prerun="/restorecd/prerun.normal" ocs_live_batch="no" <br>
162     &nbsp;&nbsp;ocs_lang="" ocs_live_keymap="" vga=791</p>
163 sng 28 <!--empty line-->
164     <H3><a name="bck-1"></a>Screen "Choose Language" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
165     <!--empty line-->
166     <p><img src="images/backup-00.png"><br>
167     I select "<font color="Red"><b>en_US.UTF-8 English</b></font>" and press ENTER.</p>
168     <!--empty line-->
169     <H3><a name="bck-2"></a>Screen "Configuring console-data" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
170     <!--empty line-->
171     <p><img src="images/backup-01.png"><br>
172     I select "<font color="Red"><b>Select keymap from full list</b></font>" and press ENTER. If you're using US keymap, the default option "<font color="Red"><b>Don't touch keymap</b></font>" is a better choice.</p>
173     <!--empty line-->
174     <H3><a name="bck-3"></a>Screen "Configuring console-data" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
175     <!--empty line-->
176     <p><img src="images/backup-02.png"><br>
177     As I (the contributor who wrote a great deal of this page) use Finnish keyboard, I select "<font color="Red"><b>pc / qwerty / Finnish / Standard / Standard</b></font>". Because you most likely use a different keyboard, choose the one you use.</p>
178     <!--empty line-->
179     <H3><a name="bck-4"></a>Screen "Start Clonezilla" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
180     <!--empty line-->
181     <p><img src="images/backup-03.png"><br>
182     I select "<font color="Red"><b>Start Clonezilla</b></font>" and press ENTER.
183     </p>
184     <!--empty line-->
185     <H3><a name="bck-5"></a>Screen "Clonezilla" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
186     <!--empty line-->
187     <p><img src="images/backup-04.png"><br>
188     I select "<font color="Red"><b>device-image</b></font>" and press ENTER.<br> <br>
189     </p>
190     <!--empty line-->
191     <H3><a name="bck-6"></a>Screen "Mount clonezilla image directory" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
192     <!--empty line-->
193     <p>In this screen I can select the way the image file directory will be saved.
194     Available options are local directory, remote directory through <b>ssh</b>, <b>samba</b> or <b>nfs</b> and <b>skip</b>, to use the previously used directory. More info about the image file can be found at section "<a href="clonezilla.html#about">About the Image file</a>".<br>
195     <br>
196     <img src="images/backup-05.png"><br>
197     I select "<font color="Red"><b>local_dev</b></font>" and press ENTER.
198     </p>
199     <!--empty line-->
200     <H3><a name="bck-7"></a>Next screen [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
201     <!--empty line-->
202     <p>This is where I choose the location of the image file. It will be saved at the root directory of the selected partition.<br><br>
203     <!--empty line-->
204     <img src="images/backup-06.png"><br>
205 sng 75 I select partition <font color="Red"><b>sda1</b></font> and press ENTER.<br>
206 sng 28 <br>
207     <img src="images/backup-07.png"><br>
208     and then ENTER again.</p>
209     <!--empty line-->
210     <p><img src="images/backup-08.png"><br>
211     This screen displays the mounting result.<br>
212 sng 75 As we can see, <font color="Red"><b>/dev/sda1</b></font> has been successfully mounted under <b>/tmp/local-dev</b>.</p>
213 sng 28
214     <H3><a name="bck-7a"></a>Next Screen [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
215     <!--empty line-->
216     <p><img src="images/backup-09.png">
217 sng 149 <br>I select <font color="Red"><b>Beginner mode</b></font> to accept the default backup options. If you select <font color="Red"><b>Expert mode</b></font>, you can choose the options yourself. More details can be found <a href="clonezilla.html#backup-options" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>
218 sng 28
219     <H3><a name="bck-8"></a>Screen "Select mode" [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
220     <!--empty line-->
221     <p>Here I can select the desired operation.<br>
222     <br>
223     <img src="images/backup-10.png"><br>
224     I select "<font color="Red"><b>savedisk</b></font>" and press ENTER.<br> <br></p>
225     <!--empty-line-->
226     <H3><a name="bck-9"></a>Next Screen [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
227     <!--empty line-->
228     <p><img src="images/backup-11.png"><br>
229     In this screen I select the image name.<br>
230 sng 166 I type "Backup_32-2011_sdb", which in my opinion is more informative name than the default.
231 sng 28 </p>
232    
233     <H3><a name="bck-10"></a>Next Screen [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
234     <!--empty line-->
235     <p><img src="images/backup-12.png"><br>
236 sng 166 Then I am asked to select the disk to save.<br>
237 sng 28 I just press ENTER again.
238     </p>
239    
240 sng 166 <H3><a name="bck-10a"></a>Next screen [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
241     <!--empty line-->
242     <p><img src="images/backup-12a.png"><br>
243     And I press ENTER again to enable image validation.</p>
244 sng 28
245     <H3><a name="bck-11"></a>Starting the backup [<a href="#backup-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</H3>
246     <!--empty line-->
247     <p><img src="images/backup-13.png"><br>
248     Then the program will display the command that will be executed and will ask me to press ENTER. <br>
249     Then I will be asked to confirm the operation by pressing <font color="Red"><b>y</b></font> and ENTER.
250     <br>
251     <br><img src="images/backup-14.png"><br>
252     After that, the backup begins<br>
253     <br>
254     <img src="images/backup-15.png"><br>
255 sng 71 and when it's successfully completed, I press ENTER to get to the shell. Then, I execute the commands:</p>
256     <p class="newcode">sudo su -<br>
257     cd<br>
258     umount -a<br>
259     reboot<br><br></p>
260 sng 28
261 sng 71 <p>to reboot the system.</p>
262 sng 28
263 sng 71
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271 sng 180 <p>Copyright: &#169; <a href="mailto:&#115;&#110;&#103;&#064;&#104;&#101;&#108;&#108;&#117;&#103;&#046;&#103;&#114;?subject=About Clonezilla-SysRescCD v 3.2.0" title="About Clonezilla-SysRescCD">Spiros Georgaras</a>, 2007-2011 &amp; <a href="mailto:&#115;&#097;&#110;&#100;&#103;&#116;&#120;&#064;&#103;&#109;&#097;&#105;&#108;&#046;&#099;&#111;&#109;?subject=About Clonezilla-SysRescCD v 3.2.0 documentation" title="About Clonezilla-SysRescCD Documentation">Jyrki Vesterinen</a>, 2010-2011<br /><br/>
272 sng 129 Hosted by <a href="http://hellug.gr/index.php/OSullogos/Tautothta?from=Main.HELLUG" target="_blank" title="Hellenic Linux User Group">HEL.L.U.G.</a></p>
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275 sng 144 <div id="warning" align="center">
276     WARNING<br>
277 sng 146 This is the UNSTABLE version of Clonezilla-SysRescCD<br>
278 sng 149 To access our current stable version, please click <a href="../index.html">here</a>
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