SDHC 16GB 15MB/s card

Cédric Berger cedric.berger74 at
Wed Aug 20 18:01:26 CEST 2008

On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 17:26, arne anka <openmoko at> wrote:
>> Anyway my partition table is now crashed thanks to suspend/resume issue.
>> I go digging in mailing list, I think I saw ways to recover...   else
>> I'll have to start from 0...
> any linux distribution should offer tools to recover lost partitions and
> recreate partitiontables.
> i think parted is one.
> after recovery backup your bootsector by doing
> dd if=/dev/mmcbl0 of=boot.backup bs=512 count=1
> in case you loose it again, do
> dd if=boot.backup of=/dev/mmcblk0
> that's on your host! i don't know, if that works from fr, though.

thank you, that will help me a lot !

On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 16:35, Vikas Saurabh <vikas.saurabh at> wrote:
> I could recover the data by creating the same paritioning and then
> re-downloading the kernel in the first partition (one of teh post suggested
> that the bug actually eats up a sector from the first partition as well....I
> didn't check and downloading the kernel was pretty easy).
How did you recreate the same partitioning ? Informations from my
fdisk -l /dev/mmcblk0 before the corruption will be enough to recreate
it the same way ?
Anyway I guess I'll first try to find a tool to do the recovery...

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