LinuxQuestions.org

LinuxQuestions.org (/questions/)
-   Linux - Hardware (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-hardware-18/)
-   -   restoring a hard disk (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-hardware-18/restoring-a-hard-disk-346171/)

themo 07-24-2005 04:39 AM

restoring a hard disk
 
Hi All!

I would have a problem, that maybe linux can solve:
-I've got a 160 GB Maxtor hdd
-it has been a Win XP installed to it with 48 bit lba
-after this the disk was used on a system with 28 bit lba
-windows doesn't recognize this and Partition Magic show it "unaccolcated"

-probably something with master boot record? :\
-my question: isn't anything in linux to solve my problem?

-I have a Debian Sarge 3.1 in an other hdd, but I'm still newbie to it

-I've got 110 GB of very important data and I saw already linux making interesting things

-please help!

thnx in advance, themo

aikidoist72 07-24-2005 05:35 AM

as root try
Code:

cfdisk /dev/hdx
where x is the drive. Can you see the partition?


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:05 AM.