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by alvinbeach
Thu Jul 29, 2004 12:32 am
Forum: Miscellanous
Topic: How can I know the atual size of each image file beforehand?
Replies: 6
Views: 9101

Anonymous wrote:Sorry for I missed that it is in case of backuping/saving in none compression method

So the actual size of image file is the size of partition data used.

But how can I fetch that beforehand?
try the df command. That will give you the max size the image can be (uncompressed).
by alvinbeach
Wed Jul 21, 2004 1:20 pm
Forum: Miscellanous
Topic: Clarification Request: MBR
Replies: 2
Views: 6467

I notice there is an option to restor the MBR in partimage. I haven't tested this. Is there documentation on this? Do I still need to use dd or sfdisk to make a copy of the MBR or partition table?

Thanks,
by alvinbeach
Mon Apr 05, 2004 1:01 pm
Forum: Miscellanous
Topic: Clarification Request: MBR
Replies: 2
Views: 6467

Clarification Request: MBR

Hello all, I have been using Partition Image for some time now. I first learned to us it via the tutorial somewhere on the website. :wink: I have seen reference to this in various posts, but I just want to clarify: Does partimag, version 0.6.3beta and 0.6.4, automatically backup the MBR and partitio...