Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: mdadm serious does wrong partition changes
On Wed, 2017-12-06 at 12:27 +0100, Hermann Lauer wrote:
> Ok, so at some point in the sparc64 installation the partition table
> get's garbled - maybe Adrian or somebody else can help. Finding the
> exact installation step where this happens (use fdisk in the shell)
> is probably next to do.
I just wanna say thanks for supporting.
> > Within the installer theres no udeb package which contains hexdump.
> > Do you know any alternative?
> dd the first sectors to an usb stick/nfs mount a server and use
> hexdump elsewhere. I'm shure, there are other options.
Within Debian installer ...
# dd if=/dev/sda of=sda1024.dd bs=1k count=1
On my Desktop ...
# ls -l sda1024.dd
-rw-r--r-- 1 frans frans 1024 dec 6 13:06 sda1024.dd
# hexdump -C sda1024.dd
00000000 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00
Frans van Berckel