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System Tar & Restore
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Why should this be included in the repository?: Things it can do:

  • Full system or partial backup
  • Restore or transfer to the same or different disk/partition layout.
  • Restore or transfer to an external device such as usb flash drive, sd card etc.
  • Restore a BIOS-based system to UEFI and vice versa.
  • Prepare a system in a virtual machine (such as virtualbox), back it up and restore it in a normal machine.

Is it Open Source: Yes (Public Domain?)
How many users do you anticipate will use this software?: 10% of Solus users. Just a guess.
Link to source tarball/zip file:

Event Timeline

ICA3DaR5 created this task.Jan 7 2018, 10:55 PM
DataDrake triaged this task as Wishlist priority.Jul 12 2018, 6:55 PM
DataDrake moved this task from Backlog to Accepted For Inclusion on the Package Requests board.
JoshStrobl closed this task as Wontfix.Aug 11 2018, 1:45 PM
JoshStrobl claimed this task.
JoshStrobl added a subscriber: JoshStrobl.

It's been nearly a month since we've marked this as accepted for inclusion and Needs Maintainer, with nobody stepping up to provide an accepted patch. Closing as WONTFIX.

DataDrake changed the task status from Wontfix to Frozen.Feb 21 2022, 8:14 AM