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This howto shows how to backup the flash disk. This howto shows how to backup the flash disk.
-  * Log onto the system as root+  * Log onto the system as root using the terminal or SSH daemon. 
 +  * To become root using the SSH daemon, type the following command (this is not nessesary if you are allready connected as root) and provide the root password when asked: 
 +''sudo bash''
  * Type the following command (including the brackets). This will create a file called //mtdblock0// in the shared directory //public1//:   * Type the following command (including the brackets). This will create a file called //mtdblock0// in the shared directory //public1//:
''(cat /dev/mtdblock0 > /drives/Volume1/public1/mtdblock0)'' ''(cat /dev/mtdblock0 > /drives/Volume1/public1/mtdblock0)''
 +  * This file should be exactly 16 MB large (16 * 1024 * 1024 = 16777216 bytes).
  * Save this file somewhere safe.   * Save this file somewhere safe.
 
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