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[opensuse] Re: [opensuse-offtopic] Hard drive problem & data recovery
  • From: "Charles philip Chan" <cpchan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2008 07:15:15 -0400
  • Message-id: <87wso9341o.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sam Clemens <clemens.sam1@xxxxxxxxx>
writes:

That would be the dd command.

No, don't use dd on a bad drive. For bad drives, one should use dd_rhelp
From the ddrescue package:

http://www.oreillynet.com/sysadmin/blog/2004/07/save_your_data_from_the_click.html

Charles

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