[rescue] Block size and the single DD - more test results

Carl R. Friend crfriend at rcn.com
Thu Feb 12 17:12:48 CST 2004

   On Thu, 12 Feb 2004, Caleb Shay wrote:

> As far as I know, the true meaning of 'dd' has been lost to the mists 
> of time, but it likely stood for something along the lines of 'disk 
> duplicator' or 'data dumper' or something along those lines.

   "Diddle and Duplicate", I've heard it as.  But that's probably


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