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Old 07-16-2003, 12:21 PM   #1
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clone harddisk with dd


i want to clone a hdd. Which blocksize should i use if using dd?
or is this unimportant for data and does only result in faster copying?
Old 07-16-2003, 12:40 PM   #2
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I'm pretty sure it's not necessary. I've never used it before.
Old 07-17-2003, 03:15 AM   #3
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you are right! thanks.


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