A JM schrieb:
> So the dd_rhelp command line for the entire drive to recover to
> another drive would read like? (dd_rhelp /dev/VGforMyth/video
i don't know much about LVM but when /dev/VGforMyth/video is your bad
drive, /dev/hdc/video should be the good drive of the *same* size:
% dd_rescue /dev/VGforMyth/video /dev/hdc/video
i guess the "outfile" could be a FILE too:
% dd_rescue /dev/VGforMyth/video /tmp/VGforMyth.img
later on you could loopmount VGforMyth.img or use losetup to check the
> Does this need to be done in "single user" mode?
not necessarily, but for unmounting /dev/VGforMyth/video all applications
that have a lock on the data must be shutdown. i'd recommend "single user"
BOFH excuse #59:
failed trials, system needs redesigned