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FOG is a computer imaging suite that is designed to be a free alternative to Zenworks and other commercial products. It can be used to image Windows XP and Vista PCs using PXE, DHCP, PartImage, and a Web GUI to tie it all together.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  27 Feb 2009 17:03

    Release Notes: This release adds a Quick Image function, adds advanced tasks to the host-basic tasks page, updates the kernel to, adds a keymap to the default pxe boot file, fixes getIPAddress for non-English installs, fixes spelling errors in hosts.edit.include.php, adds a Windows Password reset tool, and adds a Windows Password reset script for debug mode (no task needed).

    •  13 Jan 2009 15:07

      Release Notes: Capone was updated to work with storage nodes. The kernel was updated to 2.6.28. The image tmp directory was changed to no longer include colons. Slight improvements were made to mutliple partition support. A possible premature exit of loop in the service functions file was fixed. A default page display option was added. A configuration setting was added for the SSH username. A configuration setting was added for the SSH port number. Disk information on the dashboard was fixed. Disk information of storage nodes may be viewed. The image log/report was fixed. Forcing of a task was fixed.

      •  01 Dec 2008 09:57

        Release Notes: The Storage Group framework was added. An SSH Java client was added. Task stats for unicast transfers were added to the active tasks page. Image ID was added to image listing. memtest86+ was upgraded to 2.10. A modifed partimage is used to allow printing status to stderr. An error thrown when a partition is already resized to the correct size during upload was fixed. A problem with blank hard disk detection was fixed. functions.include.php was updated to include a better error message for upload task creation failures. Capone was not yet updated, so if you are using the admin plugin, don't update to this version.

        •  30 Oct 2008 17:30

          Release Notes: This release fixes wipe tasks' kernel argument issue. It adds an option to add a computer to a domain from fog.reginput. It fixes quotes in snapin args. It has a nicer error on IE's failing to display disk information. An icon on the task page to signify if a task is active on a host. Minor updates to the module capone. The kernel has been updated to 2.6.27.

          •  06 Oct 2008 16:03

            Release Notes: The client modules were changed to unmanaged shutdown/reboot methods: TaskReboot, AutoLogout, and GreenFog. PrinterManager was updated to support Windows Shared Style Printers. ClamAv was updated to version 0.94. MemTest86+ was updated to version 2.01. An option was added to force the device for the hard disk per host. An option was added to specify an alternative kernel per host. The AJAX script that displays remaining disk space was improved. An option was added to set the timeout on the PXE menu builder. An error message on the PXEMENU page was corrected.


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