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Cut & Paste flac from one hd to another hd, Paranoid question, I admit.
tom_vienna_at
post Sep 7 2005, 12:53
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My 200 GB harddrive is full of flacs, and I want to cut & paste half of the flac-files to my second 150 GB harddrive... so to have some free space again on the 200 GB harddrive.

I would just cut & paste the files from one (internal) hd to the other (internal) other.

Here's where I am getting paranoid. Can the cut & paste do any harm to the files or alter them in any possible way? I don't think so, because after all - it is just digital bytes copied from one hd to the other.

Someone pls. confirm this, so I can overcome my paranoia.

Thank you,
Tom.


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Synthetic Soul
post Sep 8 2005, 09:10
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foobar would (I assume) report corrupt files - but there are just easier ways.

Why use foobar then re-rip, when you can just use an MD5 hash and re-copy? The second option is a lot easier in my opinion.


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