dd_rescue - Does copy data from one file or block device to another

Property Value
Distribution OpenMandriva Cooker
Repository OpenMandriva Contrib Release x86_64
Package name dd_rescue
Package version 1.40
Package release 2-omv2015.0
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 74.31 KB
Download size 37.54 KB
Official Mirror abf-downloads.openmandriva.org
Like dd, dd_rescue does copy data from one file or block device to another.
You can specify file positions (called seek and Skip in dd). There are several
o dd_rescue does not provide character conversions.
o The command syntax is different. Call dd_rescue -h.
o dd_rescue does not abort on errors on the input file, unless you specify a
maximum error number. Then dd_rescue will abort when this number is reached
o dd_rescue does not truncate the output file, unless asked to.
o You can tell dd_rescue to start from the end of a file and move bcakwards.
o It uses two block sizes, a large (soft) block size and a small (hard) block
size. In case of errors, the size falls back to the small one and is
promoted again after a while without errors.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dd_rescue-1.40-2-omv2015.0.i586.rpm 1.40 i586 OpenMandriva Contrib Release
dd_rescue - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libdl.so.2()(64bit) -
libdl.so.2(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -


Name Value
dd_rescue = 1.40-2


Type URL
Binary Package dd_rescue-1.40-2-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm
Source Package dd_rescue-1.40-2.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable OpenMandriva Contrib Release repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install dd_rescue rpm package:
    # urpmi dd_rescue



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