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Re: bring back hdd from dd urandom

On 03/02/2009 07:12 AM, josep wrote:
How can I bring a hdd back to life, if I did:

dd if=/dev/urandom of=/dev/sdb

to it?

When I try to format it to ext3, it tells: gparted: libparted - unrecognized disk label

You wiped out the partition table.  fdisk or cfdisk should do the trick.

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA  USA

The feeling of disgust at seeing a human female in a Relationship
with a chimp male is Homininphobia, and you should be ashamed of

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