Home  
Login
Username:

Password:

Remember me



Lost Password?

Register now!
Sections
Who's Online
73 user(s) are online (7 user(s) are browsing News)

Members: 1
Guests: 72

K-L, more...
Support us!
Recent OS4 Files
OS4Depot.net
Recent Replied Topics
Software News : AmiSystemRestore r1 beta7 released
Posted by ChrisH on 2013/8/29 13:06:37 (632 reads) News by the same author
Software News

This is the 7th public beta of AmiSystemRestore:

* Fixed a nasty bug, where a (deleted/changed) soft link in the Sys: partition to a folder somewhere, could cause AmiSystemRestore to delete everything inside that folder.


Downloading it:
You can download it from OS4Depot.net.

Details of the changes:
* BUG: Fixed a nasty bug, where a (deleted/changed) soft link in the Sys: partition to a folder somewhere, could cause AmiSystemRestore to delete everything inside that folder. This could easily happen if RunInUAE was installed on Sys:.
* BUG: The GUI would crash if you attempted to manually delete a restore point which contained a soft link.

What is AmiSystemRestore?
AmiSystemRestore aims to give AmigaOS4 a similar ability to Window's very useful System Restore. What it does is create Restore Points, which act as snapshots of your SYS: partition (where the OS is stored). If anything changes on your SYS: partition, then you can roll it back to the time of the snapshot.

Why would you want to undo changes to your SYS: partition? Well, if you install a new program (or update an existing one), you have no idea if any new libraries (or other changes) will have problems that may break existing programs. A badly written installer might even replace libraries (etc) with older versions!

AmiSystemRestore allows you to undo all recent changes (whether or not they were done by the installer), and return SYS: to an earlier point in time. Knowledgable users can be more selective about which changes are undone, with the warning that they need to know what they are doing!

If you are installing something using AmiUpdate or the official Installer system, then AmiSystemRestore will automatically create Restore Points for you (and Ringhio messages should notify you of this).

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article
The comments are owned by the author. We aren't responsible for their content.
Author Thread
General
Site sponsors
Advertise Here

Site statistics
Registered members
  1360
Logged in last:
  24 hours, 43
  7 days, 87
  30 days, 126
Top Posters
1 kas1e   kas1e 4189
2 ChrisH   ChrisH 3442
3 Chris   Chris 3141
4 orgin   orgin 3083
5 samo79   samo79 2971
6 Raziel   Raziel 2854
7 LiveForIt   LiveForIt 2626
8 Antique   Antique 2458
9 328gts   328gts 2183
10 Mikey_C   Mikey_C 2059
New Members
hexaae   hexaae 08/19/2017
stonecracker   stonecracker 08/08/2017
tek438   tek438 06/30/2017
pearson101   pearson101 06/25/2017
pinewrap   pinewrap 06/16/2017
internetzel   internetzel 05/28/2017
Creonix   Creonix 05/19/2017
Petrol   Petrol 05/18/2017
Flux   Flux 05/12/2017
madcap   madcap 05/12/2017
Powered by XOOPS 2.0 © 2001-2016 The XOOPS Project