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Re: about hardware information



Kam Leo wrote:
> On 9/27/07, Mikkel L. Ellertson <mikkel infinity-ltd com> wrote:
>> The fastest, if you are deploying several identical machines, would
>> be to do a full install on the first one, and then clone the drive.
> 
> For Windows machines Ghost and similar utilities allow you to clone to
> different sized drives and/or partitions. Can the open software
> counterpart(s) do the same?
> 
parted will do this. It works well with 2 drives in the same
machine. I am not sure about g4l, but I think it will as well.

>> There is some interesting software to let you clone over the network...
> 
> The corporate version of Ghost already does that. Have not tried using
> it on a ext3 partition.
> 
If I remember right, the newer versions do support it.

Mikkel
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