Ghosting The Machine
Jul 14, 2010, 04:36 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by linuxscooter)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"This is a short but potentially extremely handy guide to
ghosting one Linux box to another (or simply making a full backup
of a desktop/server). Credit goes to 'topdog' for this.
"You might have a small office where you customise one desktop
just how you like it and need to roll this out to N other PC's or
simply want a backup of a server or desktop to another machine or
even to an image file.
"The main tool here is netcat which is extremely powerful and
has a multitude of other great uses that won't be covered