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    corrupt bzip / bzip2recover works, somewhat

    hey there,

    i had a database backup that was compressed with bzip2, everthing was working find and great when i tested the backup/compression when i set the job up a while ago, however, when it came time to recover some data i tried extracting the bzip and it gave errors.

    so i ran bzip2recover on the file and was left with ~500 chunks. This was ok, but i'm running into an issue with the first and last chunks, saying they are corrupt. i tried running bzip2recover on those individual files but am getting nowhere.

    Does anyone know of any method of recovering this file?


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    Full recovery with bzip2recover isn't guaranteed!

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