dos2unix: Thanks for the info. So 'squashfs' is like zip or rar? OK.
Vrai: Well put. GParted sounds like a plan. Would I do the 'sudo apt' thing to install it?
You think to partition and format, then? OK. BTW, both disks are ex-Windows, so they're NTFS.
One thing I'm not sure about the...
Hi all. I've just finished installing Ubuntu Mate 18.04.2 to its own 30GB partition on an 80GB IDE drive.
Win7 is on the other half of the drive. Either system will boot from the GRUB menu.
My initial aim was solely to use a Linux-based GDDRescue to copy data from a failing drive to another...