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by szaka
Sat Apr 30, 2005 9:22 am
Forum: Unexpected errors during usage
Topic: How to handle bad blocks....
Replies: 17
Views: 37746

Try this tool, it also supports excluding bad blocks: http://www.device-image.de That one doesn't have explicit bad block support. Ntfsclone analyzes NTFS structures and it doesn't even try to save sectors known to be faulty. This way it's MUCH more gently to damaged or dying disks what means that ...
by szaka
Sat Apr 30, 2005 8:36 am
Forum: Miscellanous
Topic: Some newbie usge/theory questions
Replies: 4
Views: 10211

4) We are not sure all NTFS options are well supported (compressed files, ...) because the doc lacks. But several people said they had no problem. (in the forums for example) We, Linux-NTFS developers, believe that we documented and implemented everything on our web site and in the GPL'ed ntfsprogs...
by szaka
Sat Apr 23, 2005 6:42 am
Forum: Future
Topic: is partimage dead?
Replies: 18
Views: 52121

Kendrick1, ntfsprogs (called ntfstools three years ago) works flowlessly with NTFS filesystem of Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000, Windows NT4 and Longhorn. All NTFS versions are supported, being used by either 32-bit or 64-bit Windows. If you have a problem then quite probably you didn...
by szaka
Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:30 am
Forum: Future
Topic: is partimage dead?
Replies: 18
Views: 52121

Device Image is only a mix of dd, split and gzip. It doesn't understand filesystems, it works only at the device, not filesystem level.

But yes, the situation doesn't look too good. Partimage is dead, SystemRescueCD is dead, QTParted is dead.
by szaka
Tue Feb 15, 2005 8:28 pm
Forum: Unexpected errors during usage
Topic: NTFS failure
Replies: 6
Views: 10208

Ntfsclone is also stable for about two years now: http://linux-ntfs.sourceforge.net/man/ntfsclone.html
by szaka
Wed Jan 05, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: Unexpected errors during usage
Topic: Partimage refuses to save NTFS
Replies: 5
Views: 8843

What happens if you run ntfsclone?
by szaka
Wed Nov 03, 2004 5:44 pm
Forum: Unexpected errors during usage
Topic: Problem with Windows 2000 and NTFS
Replies: 10
Views: 13207

You can identify and troubleshoot quite a lot of different kind of NTFS related problems by running ntfsresize --info --force <device> and follow the steps given here: http://mlf.linux.rulez.org/mlf/ezaz/ntfsresize.html#troubleshoot Don't be confused by the name 'ntfsresize' and unrelated texts. Ntf...
by szaka
Fri Oct 22, 2004 5:36 pm
Forum: Unexpected errors during usage
Topic: How to handle bad blocks....
Replies: 17
Views: 37746

The latest ntfsclone supports bad block handling: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-n ... 226721&w=2

But I don't know about other filesystem specific utilities having this feature.
by szaka
Thu Oct 21, 2004 11:37 pm
Forum: Future
Topic: mount -o loop -t partimagefs image-1.000 /mnt/partimage
Replies: 4
Views: 20047

You can loop mount an ntfsclone'd ntfs. You can also restore it to a file. It's in the ntfsprogs package: http://linux-ntfs.sourceforge.net/