Author Topic: Cloning Hard drives refresher course  (Read 3300 times)

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Re: Cloning Hard drives refresher course
« Reply #30 on: March 23, 2019, 02:54:10 pm »
The bs=1M would have helped (a lot) and obviously copying between SSD's is going to be much faster than between HDD's (specially if they're both on SATA).

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« Last Edit: March 23, 2019, 03:00:00 pm by PCNetSpec »
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