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78  <H2>Clonezilla-SysRescCD</H2>  <H2>Clonezilla-SysRescCD</H2>
79  <H3>Documentation: Installing on USB</H3>  <H3>Documentation: Installing on USB</H3>
80    <div style="margin:0; padding: 3px; width: 980; position relative;">    <div style="margin:0; padding: 3px; width: 980; position relative;">
81      <div style="position: absolute; left: 0px;"><H4>26/03/2010 - v 3.1.0</H4></div>      <div style="position: absolute; left: 0px;"><H4>10/08/2010 - v 3.1.0</H4></div>
82      <div style="position: absolute; right: 0px;"><H4>Last update: 21/05/2010</H4></div>      <div style="position: absolute; right: 0px;"><H4>Last update: 13/08/2010</H4></div>
83    </div>    </div>
84  </div>  </div>
85  <div id="linkline">  <div id="linkline">
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87    <a href="news.php">News</a>    <a href="news.php">News</a>
88  <!--  <a href="features.html">Features</a>-->  <!--  <a href="features.html">Features</a>-->
89    <a class="here" href="doc.html">Documentation</a>    <a class="here" href="doc.html">Documentation</a>
90    <a href="index.html#download">Download</a>    <a href="download.html">Download</a>
91    <a href="screenshots.html">Screenshots</a>    <a href="screenshots.html">Screenshots</a>
92    <a href="index.html#credits">Credits</a>    <a href="index.html#credits">Credits</a>
93    <a href="help.html">Help</a>    <a href="help.html">Help</a>
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121  <p>So, from any linux box, assuming <b>Clonezilla-SysRescCD</b> iso file is in your home directory, and your USB device name is <b><font color="Green">sdc4</font></b>, you just execute the commands:</p>  <p>So, from any linux box, assuming <b>Clonezilla-SysRescCD</b> iso file is in your home directory, and your USB device name is <b><font color="Green">sdc4</font></b>, you just execute the commands:</p>
122    
123  <p class="newcode">umount /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font><br>  <p class="newcode">umount /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font><br>
124  dd if=~/clonezilla-sysresccd-full-mod-3.1.0.iso of=/dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font> bs=512</p>  dd if=~/clonezilla-sysresccd-full-mod-3.1.0.iso of=/dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font> bs=512</p>
125    
126  <p>And that's it. Your usb device is ready to boot!!!</p>  <p>And that's it. Your usb device is ready to boot!!!</p>
127    
128    
129    <H3><a name="usb-free-space"></a>Using the extra space <span class="hideprint">[<a href="#usb-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</span></H3>
130    
131    <p>
132    If your usb device is more than 400MB in size, the above command will leave the remaining space unused. To verify it, execute the command:
133    </p>
134    <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">fdisk -l /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font></p>
135    
136    <p style="margin-left: 0;">You should get something similar to this:</p>
137    <!--emty-line-->
138    
139    <p class="newcode">
140    Disk /dev/sdc: 1048 MB, 1048576000 bytes<br>
141    64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 1000 cylinders, total 2048000 sectors<br>
142    Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes<br>
143    Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes<br>
144    I/O size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes<br>
145    Disk identifier: 0x77a5188f<br>
146    <br>
147    &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Device&nbsp;Boot&nbsp;&nbsp;Start&nbsp;&nbsp;End&nbsp;&nbsp;Blocks&nbsp;&nbsp;Id&nbsp;&nbsp;System
148    /dev/sdc1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;1&nbsp;&nbsp;384&nbsp;&nbsp;393216&nbsp;&nbsp;17&nbsp;&nbsp;Hidden&nbsp;HPFS/NTFS
149    </p>
150    <p>
151    As you can see, we are currently using 348 out of 1000 cylinders of the disk. The remaining disk space (~600MB) can still be used, executing the following commands<!--not-on-txt--> (user input is displayed in <font color="magenta">magenta</font>, comments are in <font color="#990000">brown</font>)<!--end-not-on-txt-->:
152    </p>
153    
154    <p class="newcode">
155    fdisk /dev/<font color="green">sdc</font><br>
156    command (m for help): <font color="magenta">n</font> <font color="#990000">(create new partition)</font><br>
157    command action<br>
158       e   extended<br>
159       p   primary partition (1-4)<br>
160    <font color="magenta">p</font><br>
161    partition number (1-4): <font color="magenta">4</font> <font color="#990000">(create partition sdc4)</font><br>
162    first cylinder (385-1000, default 385): <br>
163    using default value 385<br>
164    last cylinder, +cylinders or +size{k,m,g} (385-1000, default 1000): <br>
165    using default value 1000<br>
166    <br>
167    command (m for help): <font color="magenta">p</font> <font color="#990000">(display partition table)</font><br>
168    <br>
169    disk /dev/sdc: 1048 mb, 1048576000 bytes<br>
170    64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 1000 cylinders<br>
171    units = cylinders of 2048 * 512 = 1048576 bytes<br>
172    sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes<br>
173    i/o size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes<br>
174    disk identifier: 0x77a5188f<br>
175    <br>
176    &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;device&nbsp;boot&nbsp;&nbsp;start&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;end&nbsp;&nbsp;blocks&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;id&nbsp;&nbsp;system<br>
177    /dev/sdc1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;384&nbsp;&nbsp;393216&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;17&nbsp;&nbsp;hidden&nbsp;hpfs/ntfs<br>
178    /dev/sdc4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;385&nbsp;&nbsp;1000&nbsp;&nbsp;630784&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;83&nbsp;&nbsp;linux<br>
179    <br>
180    <br>
181    command (m for help): <font color="magenta">t</font> <font color="#990000">(change partition type)</font><br>
182    partition number (1-4): <font color="magenta">4</font><br>
183    hex code (type l to list codes): <font color="magenta">b</font><br>
184    changed system type of partition 4 to b (w95 fat32)<br>
185    <br>
186    command (m for help): <font color="magenta">p</font> <font color="#990000">(display partition table)</font><br>
187    <br>
188    disk /dev/sdc: 1048 mb, 1048576000 bytes<br>
189    64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 1000 cylinders<br>
190    units = cylinders of 2048 * 512 = 1048576 bytes<br>
191    sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes<br>
192    i/o size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytes<br>
193    disk identifier: 0x77a5188f<br>
194    <br>
195    &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;device&nbsp;boot&nbsp;&nbsp;start&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;end&nbsp;&nbsp;blocks&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;id&nbsp;&nbsp;system<br>
196    /dev/sdc1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;384&nbsp;&nbsp;393216&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;17&nbsp;&nbsp;hidden&nbsp;hpfs/ntfs<br>
197    /dev/sdc4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;385&nbsp;&nbsp;1000&nbsp;&nbsp;630784&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;b&nbsp;&nbsp;w95&nbsp;fat32<br>
198    <br>
199    command (m for help): <font color="magenta">w</font> <font color="#990000">(write partition table to disk and exit)</font><br>
200    The partition table has been altered!<br>
201    <br>
202    Calling ioctl() to re-read partition table.<br>
203    <br>
204    WARNING: Re-reading the partition table failed with error 16: Device or resource busy.<br>
205    The kernel still uses the old table. The new table will be used at<br>
206    the next reboot or after you run partprobe(8) or kpartx(8)<br>
207    Syncing disks.
208    </p>
209    <!--emty-line-->
210    <p>
211    At this point you should disconnect and reconnect your usb device. When it's recognised, you can format the partition you've just created
212     </p>
213    <!--emty-line-->
214    <p class="newcode">
215    mkdosfs -F 32 /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font>
216    </p>
217    <!--emty-line-->
218    <p>
219    The partition is now ready for use!!!
220    </p>
221  <!--emty-line-->  <!--emty-line-->
222  <H2><a name="usb-hard"></a>Installing the "hard" way <span class="hideprint">[<a href="#usb-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</span></H2>  <H2><a name="usb-hard"></a>Installing the "hard" way <span class="hideprint">[<a href="#usb-top" title="go to top of the page">^</a>]</span></H2>
223  <!--emty-line-->  <!--emty-line-->
# Line 243  If you are on linux, check that the part Line 334  If you are on linux, check that the part
334  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">fdisk -l /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font></p>  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">fdisk -l /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font></p>
335  <p style="margin-left: 0;">You should get something similar to this:</p>  <p style="margin-left: 0;">You should get something similar to this:</p>
336  <!--emty-line-->  <!--emty-line-->
337  <table class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0pt;" border="0" width="100%">  
338  <tr><td colspan="7">Disk /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font>: 1031 MB, 1031798272 bytes</td></tr>  <p class="newcode">
339  <tr><td colspan="7">64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 983 cylinders</td></tr>  Disk /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font>: 1031 MB, 1031798272 bytes<br>
340  <tr><td colspan="7">Units = cylinders of 2048 * 512 = 1048576 bytes</td></tr>  64 heads, 32 sectors/track, 983 cylinders<br>
341  <tr><td>&nbsp;</td></tr>  Units = cylinders of 2048 * 512 = 1048576 bytes<br>
342  <tr>  <br>
343  <td align="right">Device&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right"><font color="Red">Boot</font>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">Start&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">End&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">Blocks&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">Id&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">System&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td width="99%"></td></tr>  &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Device&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="Red">Boot</font>&nbsp;&nbsp;Start&nbsp;&nbsp;End&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Blocks&nbsp;&nbsp;Id&nbsp;&nbsp;System<br>
344  <tr><td align="right">/dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right"><font color="Red">*</font>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">1&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">983&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">1006576&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">6&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td align="right">FAT16&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</td><td width="99%"></td>  /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<font color="Red">*</font>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;1&nbsp;&nbsp;983&nbsp;&nbsp;1006576&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;6&nbsp;&nbsp;FAT16<br>
345  </tr>  </p>
 </table>  
346  <!--emty-line-->  <!--emty-line-->
347  <p style="margin-left: 0;"><br>If the partition is not active (no astrisk), execute:</p>  <p style="margin-left: 0;"><br>If the partition is not active (no astrisk), execute:</p>
348  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">fdisk /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font></p>  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">fdisk /dev/<font color="Green">sdc</font></p>
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368  In this case you will have to format your USB disk.<br><br>  In this case you will have to format your USB disk.<br><br>
369  <!--emty-line-->  <!--emty-line-->
370  If you are using linux to perform the installation, execute the command:</p>  If you are using linux to perform the installation, execute the command:</p>
371    <!--emty-line-->
372  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">mkdosfs -F 16 /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font></p>  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">mkdosfs -F 16 /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font></p>
373    <!--emty-line-->
374  <p style="margin-left: 0;">to create a FAT16 file system, or</p>  <p style="margin-left: 0;">to create a FAT16 file system, or</p>
375    <!--emty-line-->
376  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">mkdosfs -F 32 /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font></p>  <p class="newcode" style="margin-left: 0;">mkdosfs -F 32 /dev/<font color="Green">sdc4</font></p>
377    <!--emty-line-->
378  <p style="margin-left: 0;">to create a FAT32 file system.<br><br>  <p style="margin-left: 0;">to create a FAT32 file system.<br><br>
379  <!--emty-line-->  <!--emty-line-->
380  When you are done go back to section "<a href="#linux">Installation from Linux</a>".<br><br>  When you are done go back to section "<a href="#linux">Installation from Linux</a>".<br><br>

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