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f3fix - edit the partition table of a fake flash drive

f3fix(1) edit the partition table of a fake flash drive f3fix(1)

NAME

f3fix - edit the partition table of a fake flash drive

SYNOPSIS

  f3fix [-bnks?V] [-a SEC-NUM] [-d TYPE] [-f TYPE] [-l SEC-NUM]
          [ --first-sec=SEC-NUM] [--boot] [--disk-type=TYPE] [--fs-type=TYPE]
          [ --last-sec=SEC-NUM] [--no-boot] [--list-disk-types]
          [ --list-fs-types] [--help] [--usage] [--version] <DISK_DEV>

DESCRIPTION

F3 stands for Fight Flash Fraud, or Fight Fake Flash.
f3fix is useful to edit the partition table of a fake flash drive to have a single partition that fully covers the real capacity of the drive.
Warning: THIS COMMAND IS EXPERIMENTAL.

OPTIONS

-a, --first-sec=SEC-NUM
Sector where the partition starts.
-b, --boot
Mark the partition for boot.
-d, --disk-type=TYPE
Disk type of the partition table.
-f, --fs-type=TYPE
Type of the file system of the partition.
-l, --last-sec=SEC-NUM
Sector where the partition ends.
-n, --no-boot
Do not mark the partition for boot.
-k, --list-disk-types
List all supported disk types.
-s, --list-fs-types
List all supported types of file systems.
-?, --help
Give this help list.
--usage
Give a short usage message.
-V, --version
Print program version.

SEE ALSO

f3brew(1), f3probe(1), f3read(1), f3write(1)

AUTHOR

The F3 was written by Michel Machado <michel@digirati.com.br>.
This manual page was written by Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org> for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
Jan 2016 F3FIX 6.0