I want to write a .raw file to the first partition of my external drive. I tried: dd if=file of=/dev/sdb3 but it didn't give me a bootable drive since the correct command should had been: dd if=file ...
can I use the dd command to clone my ubuntu installation from my external disk to my local hard drive. will it even boot? I think I can, but not sure. do I need to make the output partition on my ...
I have "zero filled" (complete wiped) an external hard disk using dd, and from what I have heard: people said you should at least "zero fill" 3 times to be sure that the data are really wiped and no ...