Running Spinrite from Linux?

Janina Sajka janina at
Wed Sep 29 20:15:34 UTC 2004

There is no such thing as a "c drive" or a "d drive" on Linux.

I've never heard of an binary that can be executed either on Windows or
Linux. That makes no sense to me. Suggest you check this "fact."

Hart Larry writes:
> Hi All:  I have a version 6.0 of spinrite to hopefully fixmy d drive.  However, 
> the file is spinrite.exe.  I tried running in windows with jaws, but it doesn't 
> talk very well.  From a dos-box inside win98 I just get my c prompt back. 
> Spinrite claims their program is compatible with linux, so is their a way to 
> run from linux?  I tried some of the extract tools, but no luck?  Thanks so 
> much in advance
> Hart
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