dealing with a slightly flaky USB drive; unkillable bash process

Liam Proven lproven at
Fri Sep 25 13:01:44 UTC 2015

On 23 September 2015 at 17:08, Petter Adsen <petter at> wrote:
> And I just want to add this: Read and parse your command line *several
> times* to make sure you have device nodes in the correct order when
> doing imaging of whole partitions/drives, and verify the order in the
> man/info page. It's just too easy to image the new, empty drive on top
> of the partition you are trying to rescue.

Petter is right about this, too. Been there, done that. ;-(

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