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  • make_usb_fs change of interface (doesn't need a parameter)
  • Fix USB support in mondo to avoid multiple copies of files
  • Use first partiion in mondo for USB device
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  • Try to add USB support for mondoarchive with new functions
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21.TH mondorestore 8 "PBDATE" "Mondo Rescue PBVER-rPBREV"
22
23.SH NAME
24mondorestore \- a restore / disaster\-recovery tool.
25
26.SH SYNOPSIS
27.B mondorestore [-p prefix]
28: restore your PC
29
30.SH DESCRIPTION
31.PP
32.I mondorestore
33restores data previously backed up with
34.I mondoarchive.
35
36.
37Note that mondorestore will usually automatically be called when booting a
38MondoRescue medium. The only exception is booting a MondoRescue medium in
39.B Expert
40mode in which case mondorestore can be evoked from the command line.
41
42.TP
43.BI "-p " prefix
44Use
45.B prefix
46to specify the name of your ISO images.
47By default, mondoarchive names images mondorescue-1.iso, mondorescue-2.iso, ...
48Using
49.B -p machine
50.B mondorestore
51will use images named machine-1.iso, machine-2.iso, ...
52
53.SH DIAGNOSTICS
54mondorestore generates an Extremely important file:
55.BI /var/log/mondorestore.log.
56When seeking technical support, attach this file to your email.
57
58.SH FILES
59.IR /var/log/mondorestore.log
60This log contains important information required to analyse mondorestore problem
61reports. Mondo support highly recommends sending this file with support
62questions. It's located under /tmp during the restore process and moved under /var/log at the end.
63
64.SH NOTES
65A link to Mondo's HTML-based manual (by Bruno Cornec, Mikael Hultgren, Cafeole, Randy Delphs,
66Stan Benoit, and Hugo Rabson) may be found at
67.I http://www.mondorescue.org/docs.shtml
68- or in
69.I /usr/share/doc/mondo-x.xx
70on your hard drive.
71
72.SH BUGS
73It is recommend that your system has more than 64 MB ram. SCSI device order
74change with nuke can have unexpected results. It is recommended you use expert
75mode with drastic hardware reconfigurations.
76
77.SH "SEE ALSO"
78afio(1), bzip2(1), find(1), mindi(8), mondoarchive(8).
79.SH AUTHORS
80Bruno Cornec (lead-development)
81.I "bruno_at_mondorescue.org"
82.br
83Andree Leidenfrost (co-developper)
84.I "aleidenf_at_bigpond.net.au"
85.br
86.SH ORIGINAL AUTHORS
87Hugo Rabson (original author)
88.I "hugo.rabson_at_mondorescue.org"
89.br
90Jesse Keating (packaging)
91.I "hosting_at_j2solutions.net"
92.br
93Stan Benoit (testing)
94.I "troff_at_nakedsoul.org"
95.br
96Mikael Hultgren (docs)
97.I "mikael_hultgren_at_gmx.net"
98.br
99See mailing list at http://www.mondorescue.org for technical support.
100.
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