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by brianp
Wed Jun 30, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: Miscellanous
Topic: How to verify a possibly corrupt Partimage image file?
Replies: 2
Views: 6859

Don't use partimage, use dd insted

Partimage disappointed me by corrupting itself and not restoring working partitions. Instead, use the bullet-proof dd. After you setup a new OS, zero 95% of the free space: Do a 'df' and find out how much free space is on the drive: /bin/df /mnt/sdc1.u10.04.sys -> /dev/sdc1 23070644 2999024 18899680...
by brianp
Wed Apr 22, 2009 4:49 pm
Forum: Miscellanous
Topic: How to verify a possibly corrupt Partimage image file?
Replies: 2
Views: 6859

How to verify a possibly corrupt Partimage image file?

Hi, I have abuncha Partimages on an ntfs drive in ubuntu 9.04. Gparted is complaining about corruption on the drive (cluster accounting failed). I would rather not have to re-image the world. Is there any way to do an internal consistency check on Part-Images? Aren't there internal md5 signatures th...