hennebry at web.cs.ndsu.nodak.edu
Thu May 26 15:17:48 UTC 2005
On Wed, 25 May 2005, Deron Meranda wrote:
> If nothing else you can always wipe the drive the forceful way;
> boot into Linux (or the recovery disk) and do something like,
> dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hda bs=512
> **Warning, that will delete EVERYTHING on the hard drive!
Is bs=512 necessary or useful?
Would cp /dev/zero /dev/hda do the same thing?
Mike hennebry at web.cs.ndsu.NoDak.edu
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