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Using Clonezilla

November 6th, 2014
Making an image using Clonezilla

What is Clonezilla? Clonezilla is a live Linux distribution for creating an image (clone) of the hard drive for your PC or laptop independently which OS is used on the machine itself (Linux, MS Windows etc.). Clonezilla allows you to clone (and efficiently archive it in order to save space) the whole drive or separate partitions. It is pretty […]

Backup SD card

July 28th, 2014

Why would you need a backup SD card? I wanted just to upgrade my SD card to faster one on my Raspberry Pi XBMC, but there could be more good reasons to do this. Copying the files itself can’t be as straightforward as you thought because your SD card may contain few different file system partitions […]