jeff on 31 Mar 2010 06:29:26 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] dying hd?

Gordon Dexter wrote:
  > If you have the dd image foremost will carve out the important files.
> It just goes through the whole disk looking for magic numbers that 
> indicate the start of files, and for most filetypes it works great.  If 
> you're looking for unusual kinds of files you may need to configure it 
> to recognize them.  I've used it for forensics and for data recovery before.

That's cool.
Unfortunately, making the dd image crashed twice at the same spot.
It gets interestinger and interestinger.

I have hope, as Testdisk sees the files - it just won't let me select them.

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