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redobackup-livecd-1.0.4.iso 2012-11-21 261.5 MB 4,6884,688 weekly downloads
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redobackup-livecd-1.0.1.iso 2011-08-10 216.1 MB 2828 weekly downloads
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redobackup-livecd-0.9.9.iso 2011-06-10 209.3 MB 1818 weekly downloads
redobackup-livecd-0.9.8.iso 2011-04-03 208.8 MB 11 weekly downloads
------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 1.0.4 (2012-11-20) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Base upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise) * Percent complete now based on part sizes rather than total number of parts * Windows now have titlebars to ease minimizing, maximizing and closing * Time is now synced to localtime (hardware clock) after boot * Widget theme changed to Bluebird for Gtk3 compatibility * Now has a helpful beep to indicate when long processes are finished * Added alsamixergui to enable mixer button on volume control * Drive reset utility can now operate on multiple drives simultaneously * Removed synaptic and boot-repair packages to reduce image size ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 1.0.3 (2012-05-10) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Restore now overwrites MBR and partition table upon completion ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 1.0.2 (2012-01-03) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Updated to latest partclone stable binaries * Shorten dropdown menus with an ellipsis after certain character limit * Ubuntu Maverick repos for updates and backports added; base upgraded * Chromium browser launched with user data dir specified (to run as root) * Show time elapsed when backup/restore operations are completed * Added boot-repair tool for correcting any boot issues after restore * Added wget utility for easily downloading files from the command line * Show free space on destination drive while saving a backup * Warn if less than 1GB free on backup destination drive * Show an error if any of the partitions to restore do not exist * Allow spaces in network shared folders ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 1.0.1 (2011-08-09) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * LVM2 support added * Fixed HFS+ bug that prevented the proper partclone tool from being called * Minor changes to boot menu * Safe mode boot option now prompts user to select a valid video mode ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 1.0.0 (2011-07-01) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Added the wodim package for command-line CD burning * Password boxes now display hidden characters when typed in * Increased boot delay for machines that are slow to display it * Changed default boot option to load the system into RAM with "toram" * Changed safe video mode to use "xforcevesa nomodeset" * Updated the boot help text to provide info about Ubuntu boot options * Removed enhanced security erase option in drive reset tool for reliability ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.9 (2011-06-10) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Added missing ntfs-3g package to allow saving backups to NTFS drives * Version number can be found in bottom left after booting into GUI ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.8 (2011-03-10) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Major platform shift; building from Ubuntu rather than xPUD in the future * Many base features not directly related to backup/restore have changed * Added boot menu option to check CD media for defects * Added performance enhancement section to /etc/smb.conf * Updated fsarchiver and partclone binaries to latest stable versions * Boot splash screen now displays version number for easy identification ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.7 (2010-09-22) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Added autorun.exe to help Windows users realize that a reboot is needed * Changed color of UI background from orange to soft blue * Copied VERSION and LICENSE files to root of CD-ROM for easier access ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.6 (2010-08-28) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Fixed: Backup required scanning net before specifying a share manually * Fixed: Verification for drive reset can detect success or failure * Fixed: Missing rsync CLI dependencies have been added to the live CD image * Modified the bookmarks, labels and links in the UI * Marked wireless features as unsupported in the UI (experimental only) * Default boot option uses the fbdev driver in 1024x768 (16-bit) mode * Removed unused boot modes (e.g. command line mode) * Boot screen wait time reduced to 5 seconds * All packages moved to the "core" image file for simplicity * Added the grsync graphical utility for incremental file transfers * Added the scp tool for secure transfer of files via SSH * Added the very powerful gnome-disk-utility (palimpsest) * Added support for encrypted volumes with cryptsetup * Added GUI lshw-gtk tool to easily identify computer hardware components * Added the baobab graphical disk usage tool ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.5 (2010-08-08) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Major speed improvements; backups and restores now 4x faster * Standalone gzip binary allows the compression level to be specified * Updated partclone to version 0.2.13 * Added the smartmontools "smartctl" CLI for monitoring drive health * Back to using syslinux from the standard Ubuntu 9.10 repo version * Only one isolinux.cfg/syslinux.cfg file to maintain ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.4 (2010-08-02) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * New option to manually specify a shared folder or FTP server * Allow retry if network mount fails or bad password is provided * Warning: New backup naming convention allows dashes, not underscores * Created /opt/backup to hold backup components (instead of using /opt/core) * ISO CD-ROM label changed to "Redo Backup" * Suppress umount error messages when they aren't really errors * Added testdisk_static for recovering partition tables and MBRs * Added rsync for copying files with a progress indicator * Default boot option now works with any VESA-compatible video card * Simplified boot menu focused on hardware support instead of languages * Added F1 option to boot menu to display helpful options and information * Cancel button kills any running backup/restore processes before exiting * Hotplug scripts removed at boot time to stop automounting (for gparted) * USB installer upgraded to syslinux-3.86, forcibly writes mbr.bin to device * USB installer now creates FAT32 partition and filesystem instead of FAT16 * Optionally search for network shares on demand, rather than automatically * Compatibility fixes and UI improvements to factory drive reset tool * Added reiserfsprogs, reiser4progs and mcheck for more filesystem support ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.3 (2010-07-04) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Warning: Not interoperable with images from previous versions * Updated partclone to version 0.2.12 * Save partclone error log to /partclone.log during each operation * Split backup images into 2GB files rather than saving one giant file * Added GZIP compression to reduce size of backup image * Backup saves first 32768 bytes rather than 512 when imaging MBR * Partition list saved to *.backup instead of *.redo * Fixed missing nmap dependencies so that local FTP servers are found * USB installation now detects if CD is in /dev/scd0 or /dev/sdc1 * Stronger warning before overwriting all data to destination drive * Decision to abort restoration now aborts (continued either way before) * Abort restore if destination drive is smaller than the original * Do not allow partition being saved to be selected as the destination * Warn when restoring to the same drive the backup image is being read from * Minor graphic adjustment to title image * Removed kernel boot option "quiet" so users can see it is booting * Removed kernel boot option "noisapnp" (added by default in xPUD project) * Splash screen implemented on USB stick installations * Modified boot menu appearance and help text ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Version 0.9.2 (2010-06-24) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- * Initial release
Source: README, updated 2012-11-21