[CentOS] DVR recorder how to resucue files

Wed Aug 26 14:04:26 UTC 2020
Yves Bellefeuille <yan at storm.ca>

ralf.prengel at comline.de wrote:

>  Trying to mount this file simple with mount -o loop save.dd
>  /mnt/backup fails.
>  I found out that VDR are using non-standard disk-configurations and
>  filesystems.

If this were a normal DVD, you'd have to specify the file system:

mount -t iso9660 -o loop save.dd /mnt/backup

But you say the DVD uses a non-standard file system, so this may not

> Tools like parted don t show partions in the  bckup-file

DVDs don't have partitions, and I don't think parted would work on an
image anyway.

Yves Bellefeuille
<yan at storm.ca>