[mythtv-users] Can mythtv play VOBs?
Jay R. Ashworth
jra at baylink.com
Thu Oct 25 18:03:51 UTC 2007
On Thu, Oct 25, 2007 at 01:46:12PM -0400, Ryan Steffes wrote:
> 4) Recover the data from the hard drive!
Well, it's funny you should mention this, Ryan. :-)
The drive(s) in question are 4 Seagates; 2 200s, 2 500s. Near the top
of drive 1/4 (a 200 which also had the boot partition on it) is ...
something which when I try to even read those blocks, causes IDE
controllers to lock up.
The Linux ATA driver loses track of the idea that there's still
*hardware* underneath it when I do. Two separate motherboards, SuSE,
DSL, Spinrite 6; always in the same place.
What I'm about to do (when I get back from a very pricey trip to
Jersey) is to track down a matching 200GB, and try DDing the top and
bottom stripes off from their respective ends, and then just fsck the
Problem is: they're all LVM PV's and I can't figure out how to get LVM
not to screech bloody murder when they're not *all* hooked up.
Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
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