USB card reader
abonnema at xs4all.nl
Mon Nov 24 01:06:44 UTC 2003
Scott Burns wrote:
> A.J. Bonnema wrote:
> Try this:
> dd if=/dev/sda1 of=test bs=1024 count=2
> file test
> This will copy the first 2k of the card and put it in a file. file will
> then tell you what it thinks it is.
Thanks for this explanation. It didn't work though. For /dev/sda it
gives "dd opening '/dev/sda1': no such device or address.
For /dev/sda it gives:
dd: reading '/dev/sda': Intput/output error
0+0 records in
0+0 records out
> You formatted it in windows. What version of windows? Is it XP? IIRC
> this default to a variant of NTFS and you will need a seperate package
> to read it.
No, it's windows 98 se. I suspect it's fat because the "disk" is only
A.J. Bonnema, Leiden The Netherlands,
user #328198 (Linux Counter)
More information about the users