is there a deep freeze-like software for ubuntu?

In Windows xp, I use deep freeze, a very useful software, and I wonder if there is any equivelant tool for ubuntu available, that does the same?Deep freeze restores the computer, back to how it was, everytime you reboot. This means that any virus, trojan and stuff cannot do anything, I even don't ne ...

Alternative to Deep Freeze or Steady State

I want to set up a Linux lab in a Jr/ Sr high school and I need a Linux equivalent to Windows Steady State or Deep Freeze (or similar). I've searched and found nothing. Is additional software necessary or is this something built-in? If yes, how do I utilize it?BTW- I'm planning on using ZenWalk on t ...

Deep Freeze and Freeze X

My company is currently evaluating/pilotting this software to possibly remove all virus software (definition based 3 day instead of 0 day protection) from our corporate users.If you read more about the software you will see it has merit to help get rid of these issues with spyware, viruses and other ...

Deep Freeze

Can anyone write me any similar program like Deep Freeze ?I mean on, write me the link where to find .?I would like to be free. ...

Ubuntu Deep Freeze an Account and Clone a PC to make Fat Client lab

This is my first guide attempting to show how to deep freeze an account and clone a single master ubuntu PC making a fatclient lab. It only does the differences in files, so goes very very fast.--------------------- The need --------------------------- I needed the students account to be "Froze ...

Ubuntu Deep Freeze & Net Nanny alternative?

Thanks for your help on this one. I'm new to Ubuntu and the whole open source field.I have been tasked with building a completely secure web access station for a young person's home. The base OS is intended to be 9.04/10 Ubuntu. Can you suggest Open Source alternatives to Deep Freeze & Net Nanny ...

Deep Freeze for Flash Drives?

Just read the closed thread "Hard drive recovery and cryogenics..." and wondering if freezing might help recover a camera 2GB Lexar Flash drive. I successfully took and stored several hundred pictures on a Kodak digital camera in .jpg format. Replaced batteries after getting "Battery ...

Deep Freeze for RHEL

Does anyone know about an appilcation like "deep freeze" for rhel? ...

Have you used Deep Freeze ?

I came across a tool called 'Deep Freeze' few days back?What's this tool do?What it's features ?Do we have OSS alternative for it?Such tools useful to Linux user?If you got any idea ,Please share your thoughts ...

Linux install on a deep freeze sys?

We have deep freeze running on one of our computers at school with 6 gig hard drives and all of it is reserved for windows. The thawspace is 1 gig and is part of the windows partition. We want to install linux without removing deep freeze. If that isn't possible...any suggestions on how to bypass de ...

Ubuntu Deep Freeze

There is a program called deep freeze, by faronics. Dot com for their website. What the program does is when you turn it on, a user can install, delete, infect do whatever they want and when you reboot everything is the way it was before they logged on. There are versions of deep freeze for Windows, ...

Deep Freeze not for Ubuntu!

I need a program like Faronics Deep Freeze in ubuntu, but the progrgam they have on their site does not seem to be working in ubuntu!Is there an alternative or can someone please create a program like that? ...

Ubuntu Ofris: Deep Freeze like app, need tester, please help

I've created PPA for for Ofris: Deep Freeze like app for Linux. There are two versions, Indonesian and English:Install:sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tldm217/tahutek.netsudo apt-get updateIndonesian:sudo apt-get install ofrisEnglish:sudo apt-get install ofris-enAfter installed, type "ofris" o ...

Ubuntu deep freeze clone

I'd like to make an open-source version of a program called "Deep Freeze".Basically it prevents users from making permanent changes to a computer.Convenient for computers in libraries, public places, ...You can still do pretty much anything with the computer, but as soon as you reboot it, ...

Similar software for Ubuntu

A new user of linux system wanting to ask two questions :1) Is there a similar software which support Ubuntu like the http://www.faronics.com/html/AntiExec.asp?2) Is possible to create a Ubuntu live cd in a write protect media like sd card? So when the write protect is on, the Ubuntu boot up and run ...

Ubuntu Create persistnent image on hardrive or find OSS Deep Freeze Solution

I run a 27 system lab for a school K-8th and all my computers just got replaced so I need to re-install Ubuntu. Kindergartners continiously accidentally delete desktop icons or make new folders, the higher grade levels are just malicious. Deep freeze was installed on the windows partition and I'm im ...

Ubuntu Question About Deep Freeze

I Have Two OS in One PC. If I Use Deep Freeze on Vista and Viruses are Loaded into Linux & Messed It Up...Will Vista be screwed as well?If no, assume my linux became corrupted - if format it, will this cause problems to my vista? ...

Ubuntu Is there a Deep Freeze alternative?

Windows users have Microsoft Shared Computer Toolkit for Windows XP and there is of course Deep Freeze (http://www.faronics.com/html/deepfreeze.asp), but is there anything like this for Ubuntu, something that keeps the PC's drive from being written to? ...

Ubuntu Deep Freeze / Shadow User alternative

Does anyone know a Shadow User / Deep Freeze alternative for Linux? I need a program that will save the state of the system and automatically restore it on each part. We have Shadow User installed on our Windows partition, but that does not cover Linux. Since we have a computer center with lots of l ...

Ubuntu Deep Freeze HELP

I have sent a 6.06 LiveCD to a friend, and he installed it on separate partition of win box. When he went back to win, he found that he could not uninstall Deep Freeze. I am not familiar with Deep Freeze, but it seems that Deep Freeze needs to be stopped before uninstallation. However, he can not st ...

Dual Boot XP/Ubuntu Problem with Deep Freeze

guys, I installed Deep Freeze yesterday and it did install properly. I was able to turn it on or off and it worked normally on the XP side of the machine. But when I switch to Ubuntu, it won't boot up. Hangang term windo lang asking for a command. Not sure kung dahil ito sa Deep Freeze but when I un ...

Is there a similar software like Wikipdiea Explorer undex Ubuntu?

I think the idea of this software is very good. any similar software under Ubuntu?more details of Wikipedia exploererhttp://blogs.msdn.com/escience/archive/2006/12/24/wikipedia-explorer-beta.aspx ...

Deep Freeze Commands

I'm trying to script a deep freeze thaw with deep freeze 6. I have 400+ computers to thaw then remove deepfreeze from, I DO NOT want to do this manually!I use the DFC.exe that is on the system and use the dfc OUR_PASSWORD /BOOTTHAWED It will always result in "Internal Error Executing Command ...

Ubuntu Software Sources freeze

i am trying to choose a faster server but when i click Select Best Server it will freeze the Software Sources window and just hang until i force it to exit anyone else have this problem with kubuntu 9.04? ...

Ubuntu Similar software to Datapilot

Hi, I am looking for a piece of software for linux that is similar to Datapilot for windows. Datapilot will allow you to transfer contact lists and certain other settings (mostly ringtones is what I need) between supported phones provided that you have the proper cable. I am hoping to transfer data ...

similar software

i've a software and i want to know if there's any other software that does the same job,is there any website that finds it for me? ...

Ubuntu Problem with GIMP, any help or suggestions of other similar software?

I had a problem with GIMP, that if I used a tool such as a pen, it left a green trail over the image. I was given a link to http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=487670and the result was i had to type(show-brush-outline no)into the gimprc file, that worked, but unfortunatly i now cant see any ou ...

Ubuntu Win - Linux Transition - Similar Software?

a! First time caller, long-time listener.My housemate has decided to come on over to Linux (she's fiddling with LiveCDs at the moment to decide whether she'll be u~ or ku~), and I'm 99% able to support her with that. The main problem is that we both use our machines for different things, so I can't ...

Any MS publisher similar software for Ubuntu?

I was wondering if Ubuntu has a program similar to Microsoft Publisher?I would like to be able to make documents and signs and certificates etc.It does'nt need to be real fancy just basic stuff. ...

Ubuntu New software/package = freeze

I started using Ubuntu two days ago, and this is my 2nd fresh install. I reinstalled because i thought that would fix the problem at hand.I also need to state that I'm handicapped, so i use assistive technology --> onboard(the on-screen keyboard), and i also checked "password dialogs as norm ...

Ubuntu software updates freeze

Just reinstalled Edgy after it became unstable and kept freezing - don't know why - some new RAM added and the bios flashed (so a floppy was connected and then disconnected). I have an old IBM with a Duron 600MHz processor, 576 Mb of Ram and a GeForce 2 video card.Anyway....I have applied all the re ...

Ubuntu installiong software updates, freeze.

i am currently updating the programs for ubuntu 7.10 gutsy gibbon.and the downloader is frozen at "preparing to configure capplets-data"and opens up the details box, with a blinking underscore.the last thing seen on this details "terminal type thing"is "Preparing to replace ...

Ubuntu Is there any other software similar to LightZone for linux?

HiI am wondering whether we have any other software similar to lightzone in Linux or not? LightZone at: http://www.lightcrafts.com/lightzone/I remember another similar software but I can not find it anywhere. ...

Ubuntu DeepFreeze equivalent software

I have a program called Deep Freeze 5 produced by farconics that saves the state of my Microsoft Windows computers such that when the computer reboots, the original set up (at time of freeze) returns on the next boot. I want to setup Ubuntu on several of the computer labs in my department, but I don ...

Looking for Kiosk Software ($ per minute)

HelloI am not sure what type of software program I am needing, but I would like to find a program that requires a login ID and Password, that will record how long the user is on the computer, and then when they log-off their session, a print command pops up that will display their time and calculate ...

Restore Software like DeepFreeze

At our public school on windows platforms we have installed deep freeze or clean slate for restoring data and configuration on system restart.Do exist any software for doing that on SUSE exept deep freeze linux?Maybe an opensource for linux. ...

Ubuntu System "Restoring" Software

I am looking for a way to "backup" a computer in such a way that I can break things and then have others fix them for practice. But this still needs to be a working workstation.Deep Freeze is similar to what I had in mind, but not exactly. I want to be able to take a "snapshot" o ...

Ubuntu "Restore point" or software available to reset Ubunu on reboot?

I have always disabled that feature in WinXP, but some use it, and in an environment where you have PC's that are configured correctly, and you want them to stay that way (a school or library for instance) there are software packages (Deep Freeze is one - http://www.faronics.com/html/deepfreeze.asp ...

Searching for software with scanning, text/graphic editing, etc. functions

Searching for software with scanning, text/graphic editing, etc. functionsI have been using PaperPort for a prolonged time, which is a proprietary software running on M$Windows, mainly for scanning text documents. It has a desktop which allows scanned documents to be displayed there, binding them as ...

Ubuntu webcasting software !?

Is there any similar software like wirecast . Where you can use multi camera to do your own broadcasting ?? ...

Installing HAVA PC Player software in Linux

I would like to install the Windows based HAVA PC Player (similar to a Sling Box) software on my Unbuntu 10.04 PC. The download is located on the myhava.com web site under Support, then 'Downloads and Upgrades', and then click on Download HAVA_V1.8.1.36.exe.I have never used WINE or similar software ...

Searching for software with scanning, text/graphic editing,

I have been using PaperPort for a prolonged time, which is a proprietary software running on M$Windows, mainly for scanning text documents. It has a desktop which allows scanned documents to be displayed there, binding them as book, doing direct editing, i.e. adding text as a note directly on the sc ...

Gym software

I am a beginner in Visual Basic and currently writing gymnasium software that seeks to do the following• Collects data from users and recommends various exercises to be done. It calculates the Body Mass Index ( BMI ) of the person and gives the user various advice based on their statistics before ...

Software Development

I dont know much about software development so please forgive my lack of knowledge on the subject.I am looking to build a subscription based service for hair stylists that will include a website with appointment setting features. I have found some other really good appointment booking software that ...

Software/Way to save files from cache in Ubuntu

Hope this is the right place to ask this...In windows I use a software called videocacheview to save files from browser cache irrespective of the browser being used (such as youtube videos that have completed caching). I was just wondering if there is a similar software for ubuntu or a command that ...

Ubuntu Easy-to-setup network monitoring software?

Can anyone recommend me easy-to-setup monitoring software for linux (or wine compatible)? In Windows, I've been using MultiPing (http://www.nessoft.com/multiping/), and I was looking for a program with similar features, specifically:Pinging multiple IPs at once and being able to assign a name to eac ...

Ubuntu DVD Dcrypting/Ripping Software

There was a program I used to use in Ubuntu, but I can't recall the name. It was DVDsomething or SomethingDVD I think. It allowed me to copy a commercial dvd onto my computer in whatever format I wanted. I could also use it to create a dvd iso image using videos of any format. Additionally it could ...

Ubuntu Processing and Power (i.e. wattage) requirements of software programs

This question could well apply to any computing environment but as I'm using Ubuntu (10.04) ....I'm no power user but I recently installed a newer power supply, mostly for it's slightly better efficiency rating. It's the kind with multiple fan speeds and it increases cooling proportionally to the lo ...

Vmware (or similar) on Ubuntu

I have got a licensed Installation CD for MS Windows XP SP2.I want to install this operating system as a virtual PC on Ubuntu.Which program should i install on my Ubuntu 9.0.4 to set this up ? I think Vmware is not available for linux version.. Is there any similar software for my target ? ...

Ubuntu Music playing software with certain features

I have recently tried a piece of software for the Windows collection of OS's and one feature in it impressed me, and I was wondering if something has a similar feature on Ubuntu.Foobar (http://www.foobar2000.org) is a media player, similar to iTunes in many respects. The feature I like is that it ca ...