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From: Wols Lists <antlists@××××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Accessing a Samsung phone and it's data.
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 13:46:41
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] Accessing a Samsung phone and it's data. by Dale
1 On 31/07/19 04:44, Dale wrote:
2 > I think one of my problems is the SD card itself. I can access things
3 > with the phone but I've noticed some of my other cards do strange
4 > things. I've got one that won't allow me to delete items. I even ran
5 > dd on the thing, the entire card, and the files are still there. I
6 > think the card I'm currently using may have some similar issues as well
7 > since when I format it with the phone, nothing happens. I've ordered a
8 > new and much larger card. It should be here in a week or so. It's a
9 > 32GB Sandisk card. May wish I had a 64GB card later on tho. lol When
10 > it gets here, I plan to use it and format it using the phone software
11 > and see if that helps.
13 You need to pay money for a good card. And ime the micro cards are often
14 problematic. I've certainly binned a fair few that have died on me -
15 I've never had any trouble with the full size cards, but they won't fit
16 in a phone. But I would *never* now use a micro card and an adaptor in
17 my cameras.
19 Cheers,
20 Wol