sumofungus

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trying to backup a windows laptop before…

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trying to backup a windows laptop before wiping and resinstalling.
– booted from ubuntu cd
(- enabled multiverse)*
(- sudo apt-get install gddrescue)*
– sudo mount -t cifs //netbiosname/sharename /media/sharename -o username=winusername,password=winpassword
– sudo dd if=/dev/sda of=/media/sharename/backup.img

* edit – doesnt appear that these steps are required…

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Written by sumofungus

April 29, 2009 at 12:37 AM

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