imgdisk: disk image manipulation

JP Navarro, navarro@mcs.anl.gov


Abstract

Backup/restore the MBR, partition table information, and ext2 partition contents of disks.


Requirements

Developed and tested w/ Perl 5.00503. Works on SCSI disks and IDE disks.


Specification

Specification.


Program Name: imgdisk


Usage

See 'imgdisk -h'.


Errors

Appears to have problems restoring a SCSI image to an IDE drive. This is not a technical issue but a strange application problem that should have a straight forward solution.


Implementation

Released.


Random Ideas

Needs to be enhanced to handle VFAT partitions for Windows 2000 support.