Tips tagged dd


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Tip #829   Wipe deleted files with dd

Give the finger to forensics.

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Tip #547   Connect your mic to a remote speaker

You can use the following to output your microphone to a remote computer's speaker:

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Tip #401   Convert nrg to iso

Simply convert .nrg (Nero format) images to .iso format images with dd:
Nero writes a 300kb header onto the iso, so dropping the first 300kb results in a .iso format image.

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Tip #787   Create a file of specific size

Recently I needed several files of certain sizes for testing the transfer speed between two machines. Files like this can easily be created with the dd command which lets you create an empty file of desired size.

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