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Ability to Automatically Update Custom Image on Hidden Partition

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015361D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Nov-02
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Current IBM systems ship a customer's custom image in a hidden partition on the hard drive. This image is considered clean. This can be used at any time to restore the system to the original image. This is useful when a the image gets corrupted and needs to be replaced and/or the system is moved to a new user and it is desirable