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Remastersys 2.0 released

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  • Remastersys 2.0 released

    Remastersys is a tool I created to make livecd/dvd's from an Ubuntu or variant installed system.

    Here are some features of the version 2.0:

    -It can make a complete system backup or make a distributable copy you can share with friends. Klikit-Linux was created using remastersys.

    -No need for an existing livecd for the creation of the new livecd/dvd. With the addition of syslinux the new livecd/dvd is completely created from scratch by remastersys.

    -The backup option will make a true backup of your system which means you will log into the livecd/dvd just like you do on your hard drive installed system. This will also be installable as the main sudo user will have the install icon on the desktop.

    -There is no longer a 2Gig limit for the compressed filesystem.

    -There is a gui frontend for remastersys now called "Remastersys Backup" and it comes with a snazzy icon created by Chris the founder of Klikit-Linux.

    -No manual editing of the /etc/remastersys.conf file as it can all be changed and updated from the gui.

    It has been tested on Ubuntu 7.10, Kubuntu 7.10 and Klikit-Linux.

    The new homepage of remastersys with instructions on how to get it can be found here: