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'sdd' is a replacement for a program called 'dd'. sdd is much faster than dd in cases where input block size (ibs) is not equal to the output block size (obs). Statistics are more easily understoon than those from 'dd'. Timing available, -time option will print transfer speed Timing & Statistics available at any time with SIGQUIT (^\) Can seek on input and output Fast null input Fast null output. Support for the RMT (Remote Tape Server) protocol makes remote I/O fast and easy.


Download version 1.52 (stable)
released on 8 September 2004


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GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey3 December 2003

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 8 September 2004.


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