Disk Cloning

Chris racerx at makeworld.com
Mon Sep 28 06:14:47 UTC 2009


Please suggest a cloning method comparable to Clonezilla.

Preferably fast, no need to install a base OS, easy to clone and
restore. Of course, the key is fast.

Clonezilla does a nice job with OS's other than *BSD (It uses dd (iirc))
and that takes forever (at least when cloning - have not tried a

Some specs I'm using to compare: A typical restore/save currently with
other OS's using CloneZ takes about 12 minutes with a simple boot from

The restored/imaged drive is 400 meg sata.

Best regards,


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