Trinity Rescue Kit (TRK)

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Trinity Rescue Kit (TRK) 3.4


ERPXE Module

  • Name: - Trinity Rescue Kit (TRK)
  • Version: 3.4

Plugin type

Plugin type
Trinity Rescue Kit (TRK) Anti-Virus Deployment Diagnostics OS Installation Live Media Recovery Tools
No No Yes No Yes Yes

Plugin Requirments

Plugin Requirments
Trinity Rescue Kit (TRK) CIFS HTTP Internet NFS Linux OS Windows OS
No No No No Yes Yes

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Special Information

Trinity Rescue Kit (also known as TRK) is a free command-line Live CD Linux distribution created especially for rescuing Windows PCs.

It is aimed specifically at offline operations for Windows and Linux systems such as rescue, repair, password resets and disk cloning.

It's virusscan encompases five antivirus programs.

Documentation for TRK exists both on the website, as well as in the console by using the command "trkhelp -l -t".

Trinity Rescue Kit omits the standard Linux manual command in order to conserve space.

Trinity Rescue Kit has a graphical startup menu based on SYSLINUX and vesamenu32 which is used to select boot options, but the OS is otherwise command-line only.

Linux Installation Instructions

Download trk34-XXX.tar.gz to /

extract trk34-XXX.tar.gz file:

tar -xvzf trk34-XXX.tar.gz

Download Trinity Rescue Kit 3.4 ISO Latest Version to /mnt/ :

Mount ISO file to temporary location (/mnt/cdrom/)

mkdir /mnt/cdrom/
mount -o loop /mnt/trinity-rescue-kit.3.4-build-372.iso /mnt/cdrom/

Copy kernel.trk , initrd.trk , trkramfs to appropriate directory: (LOWER CASE ONLY!)

cp /mnt/cdrom/kernel.trk /tftpboot/er/plugins/trk/
cp /mnt/cdrom/initrd.trk /tftpboot/er/plugins/trk/
cp /mnt/cdrom/trkramfs /tftpboot/er/plugins/trk/

Verify files with filelist.txt in each folder.

All Done!