Trying to rescue data from a bad SD card

David Curtis dcurtis at
Wed Mar 4 20:18:33 UTC 2009

On Wed, 4 Mar 2009 08:44:36 -0900 (AKST)
Damien Hull <dhull at> wrote:

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> root at dhull-dell-laptop:/tmp/SDCARD# dd if=/dev/sdb of=data2
> dd: opening `/dev/sdb': No medium found
> Any suggestions? I just need the bits.

I think your sol. But just in case, wouldn't it be /dev/sdb1? I'm saying this with no experience whatsoever with dd.

David Curtis <dcurtis at>

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