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How to get files out of a floppy image

So, we bought some hardware for one of our aging servers. And, for whatever reason that utterly baffles me, the driver files do not exist on the included CD. Instead, they exist in floppy disk image ...
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Extracting files from CloneZilla images

Is there a way to browse CloneZilla images and extract individual files from them without restoring the whole image?
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Sysadmin: Where to Start?

Hopefully this won't get closed as too vague or too duplicative but here goes anyway... I recently started work with a small company (25~ people). First up front is I am a developer and brought in to ...
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Autogenerate a PDF or image of all the database tables and columns in a MySQL database?

I want to be able to create a PDF or an image of a MySQL database. It should have one box per table and each box should list all the columns in the table. I don't need lines going between various ...
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Cost efficient e3fs snapshot

I have a small interesting problem to resolve. I have a dedicated linux box at SoftLayer with 240GB HDD (about 4GB used :), and I need to get its disk image locally at home in order to convert it to ...
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VMWare additional drives

I have a system that I imaged using VMWare Converter, and it runs perfectly. However, I have a second drive on the system that I did not originally image. How can I image the second drive and add it ...
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Why did wbadmin produce a VHD I can't mount?

I used the wbadmin tool in Windows 7 to produce an image of my laptop's C: drive, saving it to a network location (call it \\server\backup\user\currentimage) and when it completed, I was unable to ...
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map server recommendation [closed]

I am looking for a server to host World Wind for private use, the World Wind Project is using two Sun SunFire 4500 and two Sun Blade X8420 servers (see here) for their hosting needs, but this is way ...
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ImageMagick on Windows VPS

Greetings, I want a VPS specially to install ImageMagick. My current hosting provider only offers Virtuozzo powered VPSs and they say there is a conflict between the virtualization software and ...
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Mac OS X Leopard Segmented Backup

I am trying to do a full backup of a drive on a Mac I have. The drive has 96GB of 100GB filled up. I have an external USB drive I want to backup to. On the external drive, no one file can be any ...
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Need Vista x64 boot disk to access hard drive & external drive

I am evaluating drivesnapshot (www.drivesnapshot.de) for backing up and restoring disk images for Vista PCs. I have drivesnapshot backups working on 2 Vista PCs, but on the x64 PC, I cannot get a boot ...
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How do you enable GD in PHP when installing via RPM?

We are working on a client's sever that has PHP running without GD. We would like to enable GD support in PHP on that machine. What is the most straightforward way to enable GD. Is there a way to do ...
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Drive Image Backups of Virtual Machine Host (without VM's)

I have a virtual machine host that runs about 4 virtual machines on a separate drive. If I create an image backup (a la Acronis True Image or Ghost, etc) of the VM host's system drive and then ...
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How to make a bootable USB drive out of a bootable DVD or CD

Is there a "universal" way of how you can make a bootable USB drive out of a bootable dvd or cd? What makes a USB drive bootable? What makes a dvd and cd bootable? For example there is a program ...
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Image software that can push to a network share

I am in a situation where our portable hard drive has taken a turn for the worst and now our only alternative is to push images to a network share. Unfortunaly norton ghost does not support networks (...
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Cannot re-image laptop after drive encryption has been enabled

We are using HP laptops, and on them there is a software suite called HP Protect Tools. Part of this package of tools is "drive encryption." Since we are dealing with confidential information we ...
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Sample code for nice GUI for imageX? (to automatically deploy WIM-files using Windows PE)

I currently use this simple batch-file to deploy an image to our workstations: ECHO HALLO y: cd \ diskpart /s diskpartcmds.txt imagex.exe /apply y:\image.wim 1 c: bootsect /nt52 c: (Y: is a mounted ...
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What is your recommended disk cloning tool?

Symantec Ghost used to be the tool to use, but from what I read, you no longer get a cli-client, unless you are willing to buy the Ghost Solution Suite at least 5 licenses and have another service ...
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System Image Recipes?

I've got a low number of EC2 instances managed, but an even lower time-budget to spend keeping them updated and being able to roll out new instances for tests and application upgrades. I need to be ...
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Open Source Image Software [closed]

I need an open source disk imaging application (something like Ghost or Acronis). Which one would you suggest?