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recover more blocks using 'raw' devices
Authored by: Detrius on Jun 30, '10 10:03:48AM

On OS X, raw disks are:

/dev/rdisk*

Block devices are:

/dev/disk*

If you use rdisk, ddrescue will pull the data MUCH more quickly--of course, depending on the state of the drive.



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