freezing system state

ketilf at ketilf at
Fri Sep 15 06:55:31 PDT 2000

On Thu, 14 Sep 2000, Eugene Leitl wrote:

> Can anyone point me towards information how I can snapshot the entire
> system state to hard drive, and have an option to restore it at boot
> time?
> If Linux can't do that yet, are there plans for putting support for
> suspend state into it?


Maybe what you are really looking for is a way to stop one or more
processes and save them to disk, instead of the entire system state. This
is a feature I would think could be extremely useful, but I'm not sure
anyone is implementing a way to do this. Anyone know?

Ketil Froyn                       	The probability of someone
University of Oslo			watching you is proportional
Norway  				to the stupidity of your action.

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