Trying to rescue data from a bad SD card

Bart Silverstrim bsilver at
Wed Mar 4 18:09:45 UTC 2009

Damien Hull wrote:
> Thanks for the info. I installed and ran testdisk. No luck. It can't see the SD card. I think /dev/sdb is there but it can't see the card. Something like that. 

If the *device* is seen, you can try creating an image with dd or 
dd_rescue. Then you can run testdisk against the disk image.

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list