dd_rescue is a utility similar to the system utility "dd" which copies
data from a file or block device to another. dd_rescue does however
not abort on errors in the input file. This makes it suitable for
rescuing data from media with errors, e.g. a disk with bad sectors.
README file for dd_rescue
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Description of dd_rescue
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 differences:
* dd_rescue does not provide character conversions.
* The command syntax is different. Call
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