Category Archives: Ubuntu

Reports of Ubuntu reducing hard drive lifespan

There was a story posted on Slashdot today with regard to Bug #59695 (No link, intentionally). Apart from the fact that it was extremely poor form to post a link to Launchpad thus slashdotting a major bug tracking tool, this … Continue reading

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Using dd to create disk images

Never mind Acronis True Image – you can use the command line to work with disk images and backups, without any extra software.

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