[Rear-users] Restore problem on REHL5.1 VBox vm.

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Mon Jan 16 23:51:57 CET 2012


On Mon, 9 Jan 2012, Dag Wieers wrote:

> On Mon, 9 Jan 2012, shabahang elmian wrote:
>
>> seems that we need to destroy the partition table first on recover machine.
>> It works fine, once I dd some blocks to the beginning of the disk.
>
> That makes sense, and we probably should do that as a best practice.

In an unexpected leap of free time I added a small snippet that erases the 
MBR (both bootloader and partitioning table) before 'labeling' it with 
parted.

Can you test this again in the same scenario, just to make sure it works 
in your use-case too ?

Thanks in advance,
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