DD is not working
debiani386 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 1 19:08:50 UTC 2007
Scott Ehrlich wrote:
> Also check /var/log/messages and see if it gives any indication of what
> might be going on.
> If the drive is mounted, and you do a df, the left column shows the /dev
> device the system is using. Verify that, then as root umount the volume
> (far right column), then, either as root or yourself, dd
> if=/dev/whatever_it_said of=blah
> This is provided you have proper disk space and proper permissions to
> write to the volume you want to save the data to.
> On Wed, 1 Aug 2007, cj wrote:
the /var/log/messages is not telling me anything about the DD command.
im beginning to wonder if this is a kernel bug because on 6.06 i could
run DD no problem..
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