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by lksnip
19 Aug 2019, 02:52
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: how to backup restore [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 448

how to backup restore [SOLVED]

lksnip , this posting on backup tests may interest you. https://forums.scotsnewsletter.com/index.php?showtopic=96204 i already check it, seems from the picture, GUI is good, but PartedMagic is paid, while qt-fsarchiver installer is deb or rpm and the live cd is 1.2 GB(much bigger than clonezilla on...
by lksnip
14 Aug 2019, 04:59
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: how to backup restore [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 448

how to backup restore

Interesting, I don't see grsync when I search for backup. Sorry Ed_P, i also using google to search backup software Personally, I do not backup individual files or folders related to the operating system. Set it up, configure as you like it and then: make an image of this partition or the whole dis...
by lksnip
13 Aug 2019, 07:23
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: how to backup restore [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 448

how to backup restore

after using usm to search, i choose Grsync have GUI but more to sync than backup so no option for compress
by lksnip
13 Aug 2019, 01:10
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: how to backup restore [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 448

how to backup restore

I'm not aware of Porteus having a GUI backup/restore app, but USM can create an rdiff-backup module for you. I think backing up the changes folder is adequate for system changes but if you loose the partition you will have to reinstall Porteus before doing the restore. You should also backup the mo...
by lksnip
12 Aug 2019, 11:49
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: how to backup restore [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 448

how to backup restore [SOLVED]

Hi all, After success setup boot porteus on linux partition and have changes folder as persistent folder, how to backup restore porteus? just create copy of folder changes or porteus have gui for backup restore i want to anticipate if there is major problem i still can restore from backup, not start...
by lksnip
30 Jul 2019, 08:34
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 531

boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED

Never mind, i found the solution, currently my grub4dos is primary bootloader(at mbr) but before i have install YUMI multiboot(at pbr) and YUMI is using syslinux 6.03. so to fix i add entry at grub4dos to chainload syslinux YUMI and add entry at syslinux YUMI to boot from mysyslinux folder and edit ...
by lksnip
30 Jul 2019, 05:46
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 531

boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk

RMPrepUSB has a tutorial that may help you. https://www.rmprepusb.com/tutorials/chainload-syslinux i create new folder mysyslinux at /Porteus_boot/boot and copy all file from syslinux after that follow https://www.rmprepusb.com/tutorials/chainload-syslinux, it is create syslinux.bin inside mysyslin...
by lksnip
29 Jul 2019, 09:53
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 531

boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk

babam wrote:
26 Jul 2019, 17:35
What are the error messages?
the error is

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cannot chainload ISOLINUX from a non-CDROM device
error 13
by lksnip
21 Jul 2019, 03:04
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USM - Updates fail
Replies: 29
Views: 3366

USM - Updates fail

Two options; 1. rerun sesm.sh, 2. manually tweak the problem mirror's mirror list files. Thanks Ed_P for slacky can be fix by re-run sesm.sh and for slackware and slackwarepatches i use 2 mirror from your earlier post uncomment http://mirror.its.dal.ca/slackware/ at /etc/usm/mirror-slackware.text a...
by lksnip
20 Jul 2019, 07:07
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USM - Updates fail
Replies: 29
Views: 3366

USM - Updates fail

this day i encounter error when updating usm, i already using sesm.sh and safm.sh still error, there is 3 error root@porteus:/home/guest/Downloads/porteus usm# usm -u slackware find: `/tmp/xdg-runtime-guest/gvfs': Permission denied Starting slackware database update Downloading: vercheck.txt DONE Do...
by lksnip
20 Jul 2019, 06:22
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 531

boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk

After read suggestion from @babam and @jssouza, i copy /boot and /efi to porteus_boot folder at first partition(fat32) and copy /porteus to second partition(ext4) and add changes to menu.lst title Boot to Porteus KDE partition 2 root (hd0,0) kernel /Porteus_boot/boot/syslinux/vmlinuz changes=/mnt/sd...
by lksnip
19 Jul 2019, 05:09
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 531

boot with grub4dos porteus in second partition flashdisk SOLVED

hi all, currently i create my porteus with YUMI at first partition(FAT32), but limitation of FAT32 that must save as .dat for any changes make me want to install it on my second partition(etx4) together with other linux if i not wrong, create new folder at my second partition and copy all content fr...
by lksnip
21 May 2019, 10:06
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: USM - Updates fail
Replies: 29
Views: 3366

USM - Updates fail

hi all,
i got same error as raja.
Ed_p how to use sesm.sh, type at terminal but get error
bash: sesm.sh: No such file or directory