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Old 06-30-2006, 04:04 PM   #1
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Backuping my flashDrive


Hi, is that a good way to backup a flash drive ?

backup
dd if=/dev/sda of=myFlash.bin conv=notrunc,noerror

Restore :
dd of=/dev/sda if=myFlash.bin


Thx !
 
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Depends what's on the CF drive. If it's just docs then AFAIK you gain nothing from a bit-by-bit copy and you could use your favourite archivers, if it contains say an O.S. with bootloader you do.
 
  


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