Complete backup of Linux install

Gabriel Gunderson gabe at gundy.org
Mon Nov 21 13:49:33 MST 2005


On Mon, 2005-11-21 at 13:17 -0700, Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> Xen?  Are you referring to this Xen:
> 
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xen_(virtual_machine_monitor)

Main site:
http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/Research/SRG/netos/xen/

You could do a file backed VM and make snapshots of the file as you need
to.  Restoring a whole system would be as easy as `cp sys1.backup sys1`.
Ubiquitous Xen is going to make things sweet for sysadmins.

Gabe




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