[X4U] ghost - disk duplicator type utility for Mac OS X

David Ledger dledger at ivdcs.demon.co.uk
Tue Apr 17 13:23:50 PDT 2007

>From: Jerry Kemp <apple.mail.list at oryx.cc>
>Can anyone suggest a commercial ghost type disk duplicator for Mac OS X??
>Without providing a lot of details, this would be used in a criminal
>investigation, where a disk would be removed from a system, imaged and
>restored to alternate disk drives for analyst.

Check the 'dd' command in Terminal. It does a bytestream copy, sector 
after sector. Get the device files right and it will duplicate at the 
lowest level.


David Ledger - Freelance Unix Sysadmin in the UK.
Chair of HPUX SysAdmin SIG of hpUG technical user group (www.hpug.org.uk)
david.ledger at ivdcs.co.uk

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