Ralf Mardorf kde.lists at
Tue Mar 18 08:43:10 UTC 2014

On Tue, 2014-03-18 at 00:39 +0000, kbun at wrote:
> Does KDE/Kubuntu/Linux have a util that will
> copy every last byte of a drive or partition
> to a file? I guess that would be something
> to make .img files with?

Hi Bill,

I don't understand what exactly you want to do, but AFAIU you're asking
for dd.

$ dd --help

You e.g. can make a backup of the MBR by

# dd if=/dev/sda of=MBR_backupfile bs=512 count=1


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