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Old 08-25-2008, 09:23 PM   #1
kezdeth
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My mp3 collection is backed up to many cd's. I have 3 cd's that have errors on read.


Basically, I'm getting checksum errors on several files, and I can't recover from original source anymore. Is there a good GUI based program out there that could help recover these files? I'm using Mint, and I also know how to download/compile if I need to. I know there is at least one such under Windows called CDCheck, but does anyone know of a Linux equivalent?
 
Old 08-26-2008, 01:28 AM   #2
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Hi, I have had some success with photorec (recover)

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec

PhotoRec how-to...

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec_Step_By_Step

You can get the download page here...

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk_Download

you can find a user guide for testdisk here (most of the photorec links are broken in this page)...

http://www.users.bigpond.net.au/hermanzone/p21.html

Cheers, Glenn

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