[ubuntu-uk] Partition imagining and dvd burning.

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Tue Feb 13 08:15:42 GMT 2007

Llywelyn Owen wrote:
> On 13/02/07, *Neil Greenwood* wrote:
>     I think Adam misunderstood the question. Gparted won't create images
>     of partitions, 
> Gparted screenshots has "Copy" button. Does it create an image (which I
> need) or a data backup from that partition to another drive/optical drive?

I've never used this option, but my understanding is that it will copy
from partition to another. It may be restricted to copying on the same
disk. I don't think it does what partimage does and create an off-line
image that can be restored to anywhere.

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