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Occasionally you may need to wipe all the data off a disk or a portion thereof so it can't be recovered. Here are some methods.




  • use shred

  • run
    dd if=/dev/urandom of=/dev/hda
    (or appropriate target) one to seven times

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  • () RandyKramer - 24 Jan 2003
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