I need to make an install iso of the OS the way it is after I'velaboured for several hours to customized it...

Don Quixote de la Mancha quixote at dulcineatech.com
Thu Oct 6 03:41:44 UTC 2011

On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 10:23 AM, davem at mich.com <davem at mich.com> wrote:
> Also, if your install is small enough, you can use
> the 'dd' command to backup/restore a disk image of
> the whole partition to a flash drive. This is what I
> typically do these days.

A better way to image a disk with Free Software is to use partimage.
I believe it is on the Parted Magic CD.  I don't think it copies free
space to the image, so your backup is smaller.

It handles a bunch of different filesystems; I once used it to migrate
a Windows 2003 Server RAID.

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