I have an empty file (only zeroes are in it) of size 9,0KB and I need to write another file (with size 1,1KB) to it, but the first file must not lose its size or the rest of its contents. So if the ...
What is the console equivalent of the following Python code: target = file("disk", "w") # create a file target.seek(2*1024*1024*1024) # skip to 2 GB target.write("\0") target.close() Maybe some ...
I created an image of an NTFS partition using dd. I wonder if I can unload/unpack the files and directories in the image to any partition whose size is larger than the image size, so that I can ...
What other tools should I use to read and write files with truncation, seeking and skipping. dd's command line options seem inconvenient and foreign and I don't like choosing between slow, but precise ...
Requirement I want to write a file at various offsets into the partition Partition /dev/part2 is mounted at /mypart I tried the command below: dd if=/dev/urandom of=/mypart/aaa bs=1024 seek=0 ...