|Art Alexion on 13 Oct 2011 18:21:11 -0700|
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|Re: [PLUG] Need to recover an external HD|
On Oct 13, 2011 4:06 PM, "JP Vossen" <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 11:12:33PM -0400, Amul Shah wrote:
>>> My father-in-law unplugged his external USB drive from his Windows laptop...
> Well there's your problem... :-)
> +1 for 'ddrescue' as well, but watch out, there are 2 of them:
> 1 ddrescue - copy data from one file or block device to another
> 2 gddrescue - the GNU data recovery tool
> You probably want the "gddrescue" package, or maybe try both.
Was dd_rescue renamed gddrescue? If not, then there are three. I remember having good luck with dd_rescue.
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