How to recover a damaged partition

Liam Proven lproven at
Thu Jan 22 10:43:40 UTC 2015

On 22 January 2015 at 05:10, Kevin O'Gorman <kogorman at> wrote:
> It does say there have been 649 errors.  I've had the drive
> less than a month.

> From my ddrescue run, there appear to be at least 10 spots that are or were
> bad.

As others have said:

The drive is defective.

Get everything you can off it *NOW* and get it replaced under warranty ASAP.

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