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    The HD is now workign again. I won't use it for production but for testing purpose only
    Cool I think you don't need to do 'dd' - if you are going to format the drive with mkfs. anyway, glad it working now
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    You were correct in your original assumption that the disc is faulty. You probably need to run the badblocks tool to map the bad sectors out of use. Then dd will probably work.
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
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    Hi,

    Thanks for your advice.

    I won't use this HD for production but for testing only

    satimis

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