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narkisr on 12/15/08


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Cleaning up a hard drive (under Linux)


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A simple method of clearing the data of a hard drive (writing zeros all over it).

  1. dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sdb bs=4096 # this will write zeros all over the sdb device.

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