ddrescue‘d from a sick drive device into an image file (I had enough free space, but not a spare device to copy onto). It seemed to go quite well, but now I can’t find how to mount just one partition from the entire block device image.
(All the docs that I can find refer to mounting a partition image file, not the whole device.
$ sudo ddrescue --no-split --sparse -v \ /dev/disk/by-id/$disk_by_id_2t_g5_boot \ g5_boot.img g5_boot.state-log ... $ ^--no-split^--max-retries=3^ ... $ file g5_boot.img g5_boot.img: data
Thanks in advance!
If the disk image actually has a partition table, you can use
kpartx to examine and/or mount it.
kpartx -l g5_boot.img
kpartx -a g5_boot.img
If the drive was GPT formatted, you may need to add the
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