Recovery Is Possible (RIP) is a Slackware-based CD or floppy boot/rescue/backup/maintenance system. It has support for a lot of filesystem types (Reiserfs, Reiser4, ext2/3, iso9660, UDF, XFS, JFS, UFS, HPFS, HFS, MINIX, MS DOS, NTFS, and VFAT) and contains a bunch of utilities for system recovery. It also has IDE/SCSI/SATA, PCMCIA, RAID, LVM2, and Ethernet/DSL/cable/PPP/PPPOE network support.
1.5 - 5/17/2006 Added QEMU v0.8.1. Updated lvm2 v2.02.06. Updated devmapper v1.02.07. Updated GParted v0.2.5. 1.4 - 5/12/2006 Added AGP and MTRR support to the kernel. Updated htop v0.6.1. Added X support to vim. Updated lshw vB.02.08.01. 1.3 - 5/9/2006 Fixed incorrect installation of Gaim! *** Added option to boot straight into X! *** If that doesn't work boot normally, and run 'xsetup'. Updated vim v7.0.