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Re: [Bug-ddrescue] Tip: Improving recovery chances with Seagate "F3" mod
Antonio Diaz Diaz
Re: [Bug-ddrescue] Tip: Improving recovery chances with Seagate "F3" models
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 10:13:29 +0200
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Scott Dwyer wrote:
I am not yet sure how to do that, but I would assume that it would still
involve using conditional compilation code like I mentioned.
Exactly. "configure --enable-passthrough" defines a macro which is then
used in conditional compilation.
Using conditional compilation alone does not work on systems not
providing the required features but not excluded by the condition.
I hate conditional compilation, so I hope the results make it worth the
But my patch will not do anything different unless the user actually
uses an option in the ddrescue command line. Just like --direct must be
manually selected, so would --scsi-passthrough and --ata-passthrough,
I expected it to work this way.