FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.


» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Debian > Debian User

 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
 
Old 10-05-2011, 07:34 AM
kuLa
 
Default debian-user@lists.debian.org

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

On 05/10/11 04:17, Xn Nooby wrote:
> I am trying to figure out if it is possible to remotely re-image a
> linux machine that is running. I think the process would be something
> like:
>
> - create a ramdisk
> - copy system files to ram disk
> - change filesystem root to ram disk
> - turn off the swap partition
> - unmount all drives but ram disk
> - run netcat (or ssh+dd) to receive new drive image
> - reboot machine
> - hope it works
>
> I use dd and Clonezilla for local cloning, but I've never remotely
> re-imaged a machine. It seems like something that has probably already
> been solved.

Read clonezilla doc if I remember correctly it was possible to stream
image directly to remote machine for immediate recovery/installation,
even multicasting is possible I think

- --

|_|0|_| |
|_|_|0| "Heghlu'Meh QaQ jajVam" |
|0|0|0| -------- kuLa --------- |

gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 0xC100B4CA
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.11 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/

iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJOjAh/AAoJEOqHloDBALTKU0EH/1W8O5On6JMXtp3nvBo4piNC
5jMugpmXviWxWtEInFbgOaynprCmvQGXAgyRWtoYx71qi7yWhb w7LUSOV/CRM1lR
qTtNSm30Uu1tRXRvTLCXSjD8aRF2Q6e5z7M7Axn6MtsjwlVz5X 3Dt+bI+dz69phI
le5X2434e8+gI562nZaBPUHIKWKZipD2v/jucp7vWWIQVftJDX5BGD2vRbOTdr0p
EBWgra5YeeVHx78l/Gsu6wByYL6hxnq2TVERTVbjM0anGn4yssn996s1o33uBTY3
ABeXGyKcKsrN41hWgmyj4tH3fVI6EPjZ4GkiNJo7BEWntDS2iu eGv7bNs17ralY=
=fjFt
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----


--
To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-user-REQUEST@lists.debian.org
with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org
Archive: 4E8C087F.3040603@kulisz.net">http://lists.debian.org/4E8C087F.3040603@kulisz.net
 

Thread Tools




All times are GMT. The time now is 04:03 PM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org