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Linux recovery or boot disc / cd with CCISS and USB 2.0 support??

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Last Modified: 2013-12-05
Hello experts,

Looking for a linux boot disc / Cd that has

cciss -- Hp's smart array drivers
ehci-hcd -- usb 2.0 high speed support
-o loop
dd
prefer 2.6

Basically going to use to dd a partition on a smart array to a image file on a  usb hard drive.

Using something like dd if=/dev/cciss/c0d0p1 of=/mnt/usbdrive/test.img

knoppix didnt have the cciss drivers, sysrescd didnt have usb 2.0 o.O....

or somewhere that has good instructions on compile your own boot off cd custom kernel...?
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SLAX has an incredible tutorial with scripts on doing just that sort of thing. Visit ther website below. Cheers

http://slax.linux-live.org

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I found another great tool MySlax Creator. This should definetly help.
http://myslax.bonsonno.org/
Commented:
I think Ubuntu has cciss, and it supports USB2.0 (the live version as well)
www.ubuntu.org
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