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Computer languages C  +
Full description 'dvdisaster provides a margin of safety ag'dvdisaster provides a margin of safety against data loss on CDs and DVDs caused by scratches or aging. It creates error correction codes to compensate read errors which are not correctable in the CD/DVD drive. It also reads as much data as possible from defective media; typically, it handles up to 10% unreadable sectors (relative to the overall medium capacity) using its error correction code. Hardware requirements for running 'dvdisaster' include: <br /> -x86 compatible hardware in 32bit mode -an up-to-date CD or DVD drive with ATAPI or SCSI interface -at least a P4 at 2Ghz or comparable processor -file system without the 2GB size limit for handling DVD imagesthe 2GB size limit for handling DVD images
Homepage URL http://www.dvdisaster.com  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords recovery  + , physical  + , damage  + , scratch  + , aging  + , unreadable  + , read error  + , sector  + , correction code  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 29 November 2005  +
License GPLv2orlater +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 1 October 2004  +
Name dvdisaster  +
Prerequisite description Linux kernel 2.6.7 or later  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Carsten Gnörlich  +
Related projects GNU ddrescue + , Mondo Rescue +
Resource URL mailto:cgnoerlich@users.berlios.de  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 5,540  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 09:45:38  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Helps recover unreadable sections on damaged disks  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
System-administration backup  +
Use system-administration  +
User level none  +
Version comment 0.64 beta released 2005-10-01
Version date 1 October 2005  +
Version download http://download.berlios.de/dvdisaster/dvdisaster-0.64.2.tar.bz2  +
Version identifier 0.64  +
Version status beta  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. cgnoerlich@users.berlios.de  +
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