a hexeditor please
- Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2018 10:36:10 -0500
- From: Gene Heskett <gheskett@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: a hexeditor please
Trying to scan thru an 8Gb file dd has made of an sd card, I find
khexedits lack of a scroll bar to be a huge hindrance.
Do we have one of those critters that will let me scan thru a file that
big looking for data besides 00 00, and will do it yet this year?
Story so far:
64 gb card from a working rock64. Edited 60-persistent-storage.rule to
exclude /dev/sdd so gparted could shrink the last partition down to a
usable size, but still above the occupied area.
Used dd to make a file of the first 8Gb, wrote that 8Gb to another
identical 64Gb card. gparted says its a blank card. So I want to inspect
the file, but khexedit, with no scroll bar, makes that down arrow scan a
Do we have a better hex editor?
Cheers, Gene Heskett
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