Release Notes: The new "no-split" option has been added to achieve a fast recovery of the undamaged part of the file by disabling the splitting of damaged areas.
Release Notes: If a badblocks file is used, ddrescue now can be interrupted at any time and will be able to resume rescue at the same point later.
Release Notes: Skipping over damaged areas is now done more quickly. The error messages have been improved.
Release Notes: The badblocks file is now also saved if ddrescue is interrupted while splitting damaged areas. A man page has been added.
Release Notes: The project name has been changed to ddrescue to meet GNU command name standards. Long option names have been added.
Release Notes: dd_rescue can now read or write a list of bad blocks from or to a file, making the rescue much more efficient.
Release Notes: Sometimes, the last sectors of a damaged area were ignored. The algorithm is now faster in the presence of errors.
No changes have been submitted for this release.