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  1. S

    Help Needed to wipe a cellphone and/or a tablet with FreeBSD

    Ok so here's the thing.: I'm trying to purify/wipe cellphones and tablets in a safe and secure manner by using any app/program/port made for wiping HDDs and SSDs. Right now, I've tried using BCwipe to wipe the device "ugen0.2" (which is the phone I want to wipe) but it keeps resulting in an I/O...
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    USB disks hang system

    I have a Toshiba 4TB external USB hard disk that I'm trying to use with FreeBSD. I can read from and write to the disk just after the system boots (or just after I plug it in). However, if I leave the disk unused for ~5 minutes, any subsequent reads or writes hang the system (to the extent that...
  3. NapoleonWils0n

    Other umounting nfs causes terminal to hang have to power off

    Hi everyone When i try and unmount an nfs share my computer locks up and i have to power off The nfs share is in my fstab as shown below /home/djwilcox/video nfs rw,noauto 0 0 When i run sudo umount ~/video to unmount the nfs share the terminal hangs and...