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RE: [ProgSoc] Virus Warning - "new photos from my party!" worm...
On Thu, 31 Jan 2002, Nigel Sheridan-Smith wrote:
> Lucky for them they had DoubleSpace or DriveSpace (it was DOS 6 and
> Windows 3.1 days then), so it was very easy to recover the whole drive
> because it was contained in one contiguous file.
Wow, not so easy, you'd have to hand-code a root directory entry, then
create the FAT chain manually... even for one whole-disk file that's a
reasonable amountof work! By "very easy" I'm guessing you mean "not
mind-numbingly frustrating to the point of impossibility" ;-)
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