Back Up/Restore Hard Drives And Partitions With Ghost4Linux - Page 4

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6 Restore A Partition

Now let's assume you have accidentally deleted some data on your /dev/sda1 partition. Happily enough you have a recent backup so that you can restore your partition from that backup. To do so boot from your Ghost4Linux CD again. At the command prompt, type


then select RAW Mode - Any filesystem, every bit, local+ftp:

Choose Network use - Backup/Restore to/from network:

In the main menu, we make a few settings, like in chapter 5. Specify the IP address of the FTP server:

Then specify the FTP username and password:

Falko Timme

About Falko Timme

Falko Timme is an experienced Linux administrator and founder of Timme Hosting, a leading nginx business hosting company in Germany. He is one of the most active authors on HowtoForge since 2005 and one of the core developers of ISPConfig since 2000. He has also contributed to the O'Reilly book "Linux System Administration".

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