If you would like to use Parted Magic from a CD, first download one of these files for the correct CPU of your machine.
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Most people will only need this file:
pmagic_2013_05_01.iso Right Click to Save File
This file is for machines older than a Pentium III class, such as an i586 or a PII with only one processor.
pmagic_2013_05_01_i586.iso Right Click to Save File
This file has an X86_64 kernel which is useful for rescue tasks on x86_64 machines. This is not an x86_64 OS. For example, you cannot chroot into an x86_64 machine without this kernel: pmagic_2013_05_01_i686.iso Right Click to Save File
ISO booting: Remove _i486 or _x86_64 from the name of the ISO image. Parted Magic won’t be able to find the squashfs image if you don’t. Also take into account that initramfs was renamed to initrd.img.
Read these instructions to burn this ISO image to a CDR or CDRW:
If you would like to use Parted Magic PXE, first download one of these file for the correct CPU of your machine.
pmagic_pxe_2013_05_01.zip Right Click to Save File
pmagic_pxe_2013_05_01_i586.zip Right Click to Save File
pmagic_pxe_2013_05_01_x86_i686.zip Right Click to Save File
Read these instructions to use Parted Magic over PXE: