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Best Linux Rescue CD?

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  • Started 3 years ago by AdrianK-IT
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Which Linux-based Rescue CD is best, and why? I'd like to know what people think.
My preference is the Gentoo Linux-based SystemRescueCD:
It has a clean, uncluttered interface, allows installation to RAM (can remove CD), and can be customised.
It includes Truecrypt and Fsarchiver, the latter being useful to get a quick overview of drive assignments (type in a terminal: fsarchiver probe), and a decent web browser (Midori, with SRCD site set as homepage) and file browser (Emelfm2) available quickly from the taskbar.

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