The Free and Open Source Software for Disk Imaging and Cloning

This release of Clonezilla live (2.5.2-31) includes major enhancements and bug fixes.


  • The underlying GNU/Linux operating system was upgraded. This release is based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2017/Sep/07).
  • Linux kernel was updated to 4.12.6-1.
  • Add beep for syslinux/grub2 boot menu.
  • Speech synthesis was added in the boot menu with hotkey key "s".
  • Package espeakup was updated to 0.80-6.
  • Add package casync to DRBL/Clonezilla live. Thanks to Max Bruckner for mentioning this although the requested feature is not implemented yet.
  • Add option -z|--prefer-archive to ocs-live-dev so that archive program can be assigned. Thanks to Mircea Dan for providing the patch. Ref:


  • Matching code for extended partitions was fixed. Thanks to Alan Rooks.