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 ===== Sparky Backup System - Tricks & Tips ===== ===== Sparky Backup System - Tricks & Tips =====
  
-It can help with managing the backup tool and fix some problems if any.+Tricks and tips to help with managing the backup tool and fix some problems if any.
  
 ==== Tip 1 ==== ==== Tip 1 ====
  
-The script can build an iso image from self compressed squashfs (done during the whole prosess) which **CAN NOT** be bigger then 3.99 GB. It means if the building process stops with a message:+The script can build an iso image from self compressed squashfs (done during the whole process) which **CAN NOT** be bigger then 3.99 GB. If the building process stops with a message:
  
    The compressed filesystem is larger than the iso9660 specification allows for a single file. You must try to reduce the amount of data you are backing up and try again.    The compressed filesystem is larger than the iso9660 specification allows for a single file. You must try to reduce the amount of data you are backing up and try again.
  
-you have to remove/​uninstall some stuff from the system and try again.+you need to remove/​uninstall some stuff from the system and try again.
  
 ==== Tip 2 ==== ==== Tip 2 ====
  
-The tool builds BIOS compatible iso system as default. If you would like to build the iso image which will be BIOS and UEFI compatible, you have to:+The tool builds BIOS compatible iso system as default. If you would like to build the iso image which will be BIOS and UEFI compatible, you need to:
  
-a. Create '​offline'​ folder in the home directory:+  * a. Create '​offline'​ folder in the home directory:
    sudo mkdir -p /​home/​offline    sudo mkdir -p /​home/​offline
  
-b. Change the folder owner to you (as option, can be managed as root):+  * b. Change the folder owner to you (as option, can be managed as root):
    sudo chown -R $USER:$USER /​home/​offline ​    sudo chown -R $USER:$USER /​home/​offline ​
  
 (change $USER to your user name) (change $USER to your user name)
  
-c. Download deb packages from Debian repository (testing versions if you build Sparky based on Debian '​testing';​ or stable versions if you build Sparky based on Debian '​stable'​):​+  * c. Download deb packages from Debian repository (testing versions if you build Sparky based on Debian '​testing';​ or stable versions if you build Sparky based on Debian '​stable'​):​
  
 64bit (amd64): efibootmgr, grub-efi, grub-efi-amd64,​ grub-efi-amd64-bin,​ libefiboot1,​ libefivar1 64bit (amd64): efibootmgr, grub-efi, grub-efi-amd64,​ grub-efi-amd64-bin,​ libefiboot1,​ libefivar1
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 or  or 
    sudo spb cache    sudo spb cache
 +
 +--------
 +
 +<WRAP center box 100%>
 +|[[sparky_backup_sys|<​--- Sparky Backup Sys]]  |  [[start|^ Wiki Start Page ^]]  |  [[sparky_center_lxde|Sparky Center LXDE --->]]|
 +</​WRAP>​
  
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