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begin: Mister Resistor <xxxxxx@uiuc.edu> quote
> 
> > also, a question about dd.  according to the man page, bs=BYTE tells dd to
> > read and write BYTE bytes.  count=BLOCK tells dd to copy only BLOCK input
> > blocks.
> >
> > what is a block?
> 
> Probably the equivalent of a sector.  Read the man pages. :-)

i'd be glad to if you could tell me which man page to read...  :)

peter


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