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Comment: Apple System Restore, Mac OS X Server, and NetBoot (Score 4, Informative) 124

by Chris Hanson (#18699337) Attached to: Best Way to Image and Deploy Dual-Boot Macintosh?
Mac OS X includes a feature called Apple System Restore. You can access it through Disk Utility and use it to create an image of a partition or a whole disk, and replicate that image to another partition or whole disk - even over a network. There's also a command-line version in /usr/sbin/asr. I think Mac OS X Server will even let you NetBoot a system on your network and have it automatically restore its local disk from an ASR image.

I have not done this, but I assume you'd be able to set up a system exactly as you want it to be set up - with both Mac OS X and Windows partitions - and create an ASR image from that, which you can then restore and use at will.

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