System Rescue CD Publisher's description
SystemRescueCd is an improvement of the gentoo live cd. It aims to provide an high quality bootable CD-Rom, with all system utilities that can be required to repair your system.
SystemRescueCd is a Linux system rescue disk available as a bootable CD-ROM or USB stick for administrating or repairing your system and data after a crash. It aims to provide an easy way to carry out admin tasks on your computer, such as creating and editing the hard disk partitions. It comes with a lot of linux software such as system tools (parted, partimage, fstools, ...) and basic tools (editors, midnight commander, network tools). It requires no installation. It can be used on linux servers, linux desktops or windows boxes. The kernel supports the important file systems (ext2/ext3/ext4, reiserfs, reiser4, btrfs, xfs, jfs, vfat, ntfs, iso9660), as well as network filesystems (samba and nfs).
What's New in This Release:В· Updated the standard kernels to Linux-126.96.36.199
В· Updated the alternative kernels to Linux-188.8.131.52
В· Updated the sysresccd-cleansys script with the new packages list
В· Updated aufs to aufs2-git-20090622 for linux-2.6.29 (standard kernels)
В· Updated sys-fs/fsarchiver to 0.5.8 (filesystems backup/deployment tool)
В· Updated sys-fs/e2fsprogs to 1.41.7 (ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem tools)
В· Added sys-fs/mtd-utils-20080907 (contains the tools related to ubifs)
В· Added net-analyzer/macchanger-1.5.0 (change the mac address of an interface)
В· Updated sys-fs/ntfs3g to version 2009.4.4-AR12 (ntfs-3g advanced release)
В· pxe boot fix: allow thttpd to send files with the execution permission
В· Added mdadm support in the initial boot process
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall