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Can anyone compare/contrast CCC with Clonezilla[1] ?  I've used the 
latter for this sort of thing and found it to be quick and efficient.

Does anyone use either of these to image computer labs at UVM?

EB

http://clonezilla.org/

On 9/22/2011 1:00 PM, Jonathan L. Trigaux wrote:
> Then I'd echo Andrew's suggestion for Carbon Copy Cloner from
>
> http://www.bombich.com/
>
> This sort of image is useful particularly if you want to clone one 
> disk to many other different computers.  As a static backup, however, 
> your disk image will become out of date quickly.  If your only concern 
> is one Mac, Apple's Time Machine software will also do a full disk 
> backup, as well as incremental backups for as long as the software is 
> on and you have the backup drive connected.
>
> -JLT
>
> On Thu, 22 Sep 2011, Larry Kost wrote:
>
>> I was trying to make an image of the entire drive.  My understanding 
>> is that the image could be used to recover from a disk failure.  
>> Mainly just trying to figure out how to do this for future reference.
>>
>> LLK
>>
>> On 9/22/2011 11:57 AM, Jonathan L. Trigaux wrote:
>>> Are you trying to clone an entire disk/partition into an image, or 
>>> trying to create an image of a group of files or subfolders?
>>>
>>> -JLT
>>>
>>> On Thu, 22 Sep 2011, Larry Kost wrote:
>>>
>>>> I have a Macbook and have been trying to use the disk utility to 
>>>> make an image on an external drive (Segate Freeagent GoFlex 
>>>> drive).  I have upgraded to Lion.  When I try to create the image 
>>>> it seems to get through most of the process until it gets to the 
>>>> step where it says "Adding Resources".  It sits there for a long 
>>>> time (maybe 20 or 30 minutes) then says "Unable to create 
>>>> LarryMac.dmg error  -192".
>>>>
>>>> Any ideas?  I looked on the web, but didn't find anything useful.
>>>>
>>>> LLK