help with the recovery of a head crash with a MS ntfs file system.

Knapp magick.crow at
Thu Feb 11 22:55:12 UTC 2010

On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 11:39 PM, J <dreadpiratejeff at> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 17:26, Knapp <magick.crow at> wrote:
>> I have done the research. I am still a newbi at this stuff so I am
>> asking first. why dd and not ddrecover?
> By the way, I hope you don't think I was implying anything :-)  I
> wasn't sure how much you'd found researching, so I wanted to play it
> safe and assume you'd found very little.
> As for dd, Johnneylee beat me to it.  It's what I get for staring at a
> system with 512GB of ram waiting on it to finish scrubbing the RAM so
> I can hit a freakin F key... sigh...
> --
> Jonathan Swift  - "May you live every day of your life." -

More like I found to much! As I understood it ddrecover was an
improved dd for doing what I need to do but then I might just be being
dumb here. BTW getting networking to work sure was harder than I
thought it would be. I have not even tested to see if it works but at
least me desktop claims that I can now share the folder with samba.

Douglas E Knapp

Open Source Sci-Fi mmoRPG Game project.

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