hard drive sector testing on Ubuntu

Nils Kassube kassube at gmx.net
Sat Sep 29 17:03:36 UTC 2012

Rashkae wrote:
> On 09/29/2012 02:09 AM, Nils Kassube wrote:
> > AFAIK badblocks wouldn't restore the data.
> Badblocks non-destructive read-write (-n) test will, indeed, restore
> the data.

Thanks for the correction. I think I should have checked the man page 
instead of relying on my faulty memory.


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