Using And Configuring Mondo And Mindi Under Linux (version 3.2.2-r3752)
This document describes the specific use of the System Mondo and Mindi tools to perform emergency backups of your systems. It contains information about installation, recovery and backup modes, mechanical and software requirements, as well as answers to some frequently asked questions.
The goals are likely to be to provide a general overview of the features and their useful uses.
Mondo Rescue is a disaster recovery solution that allows you to
for online backup and/or recovery of Linux, Windows and Linux with ease
other trusted partitions of the file system to/from CD/DVD+R/RW media, tapes,
NFS, … And Mindi Linux offers bootable disaster recovery
Media files that Mondo normally creates when it starts up.
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This is a behavior guide for those who want to start using it.
mondo/mindi as a way to backup/restore their unique system. it’s work
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Mondo Rescue backs up files in multiple steps to CD, tape, NFS.
(archives are collected remotely) or ISO (archives are stored locally). Usage
mondo afio as a backup mechanism; afio is considered respected
replace resin. In the event of a catastrophic data loss, you
can recover all or part of your system even if your drives are really hard
are now empty. Mondo Rescue will do many other useful things.
You can use Mondo to clone any type of Linux installation. Right
Back up pretty important files and exclude /home, /var/log, etc.
Your file backup can use a non-RAID file function and restore it as a RAID
including the exact root partition (if your kernel createsits backup copy).
You can save the system in working format and return
You can restructure your sections like devices, shrink/expand,
Repartition disks etc before splitting and adding
Format your patterns. Mondo will restore and therefore change your data
/etc/lilo.conf and /etc/fstab respectively.
You can use Linux/Windows systems including booting
sectors. Mondo will make everything right during the recovery.
(However, “Scandisk” starts when you first start Windows, only
You will definitely use the Mondo backup CD – check its integrity
your computer. Client
The advantage of mondo is that it protects a person’s will from
Issues that may occur despite a complete reinstall.
If owners want to wipe and restore their system every two years,
A “good practice” question, Mondo is never for you
want to get back on their feet quickly after someone breaks down
in the PC and delete it (or if you accidentally deleted it
yourself), then Mondo is for you. SpeedAbove all, it is allowed
You can return from almost any known operating facility within a very limited amount of time.
time, sometimes only twenty minutes. Even if the man backs down
large amounts of data per day on tape and you don’t want to import it yet
different backup scheme, consider backing up to kernel
File system (i.e. everything, including directories that
huge database and then your award-winning novel) every month can be like that, easy
in case where. You will always regret it.
Mondo is not a very good backup program for everyday use. It’s not always designed
replace tar, afio, kbackup i.e. on the. Mondo is meant to create it
can be rebuilt from scratch if correct. Tar and afio offer
fast and convenient ways to save small sets attached to files, sometimes also
Mindi Linux creates boot/root set on media images
With it, you can perform basic system maintenance onyour Linux.
Distribution. The main advantages of Bootmindi disks are the fact that
that they may contain your kernel, modules, tools, and bundles. she
may request additional files (or binaries of other file types) to be included
equipment. Libraries will be included for you.