On Sunday 25 January 2004 12:04, Iain Wade wrote:
> > ddrescue
> dd-like tool but doesn't die on I/O errors
> useful if the tool is already installed when you need to attempt
> data recovery?
"dd conv=noerror" should do the same thing?
You've never needed to
try it, I think.
ddrescue is really useful (and should also be on the rescue image), the
progress/speed display is very helpful.
The dd_rhelp (http://www.kalysto.ath.cx/utilities/dd_rhelp/
) script should
probably be included as well.