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unix

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Re: The joy of Master boot record recovery
« Reply #15 on: June 10, 2017, 06:29:00 AM »
I see. I don't recall seeing that option. I saw two - first was Try it now and second one was Install Ubuntu.
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Re: The joy of Master boot record recovery
« Reply #16 on: June 10, 2017, 06:45:15 AM »
Try it now means to boot into a live CD without installing it on the hard drive.

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Re: The joy of Master boot record recovery
« Reply #17 on: June 10, 2017, 06:46:45 AM »
Understood. I will try it again then.

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Re: The joy of Master boot record recovery
« Reply #18 on: June 22, 2017, 04:18:24 PM »
I found out there is a Windows version of "dd".

I suppose imitation is there sincerest form of flattery.


I learned a lot about various tools. It's not really a disk problem but the encryption problem. I am real close to rebuilding the volume and then decrypting it.

I learned a lot of things I never really wanted to learn.


Take the number of backups you have, subtract 2 and that's how many you have.

Backup the backup and take it off site.

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