Re: Can dd seek on a loop device?
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Phil Grundig wrote: > I thought I'd try to be clever and see if I could wipe a drive via an > encrypted loop in stages with dd by doing one section, then seeking to the > end of that and doing another section, and so on until I get "no room on > device". > > But can dd seek on a loop device? Yes. -- Jari Ruusu 1024R/3A220F51 5B 4B F9 BB D3 3F 52 E9 DB 1D EB E3 24 0E A9 DD - Linux-crypto: cryptography in and on the Linux system Archive: http://mail.nl.linux.org/linux-crypto/