making backups of IRIX media
ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 12:04:59 CST 2008
Andrew Warkentin wrote:
> joe lobocki wrote:
>> I need help making backups of my valuable IRIX media. I have heard
>> that you
>> can use CDRWIN, and i did, which made a decent backup, except I
>> couldnt boot
>> from the copy, and CDRWIN wont work properly on my laptop. is there
>> any good
>> windows based program that would copy and image my IRIX media and keep
>> bootable? if none for windows, i do have ubuntu linux loaded, although
>> compatible with my network devices so it is rarely used and cant download
>> things. thanks!!
> The easiest way to dump them to images would be to use "cat /dev/cdrom >
> image.iso" or similar in a shell under Linux.
More like "dd if=/dev/cdrom of=./image.iso" or similar.
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