myrescue - rescue data from damaged disks

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename myrescue_0.9.8-1_amd64.deb
Package name myrescue
Package version 0.9.8
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category admin::forensics admin::recovery hardware::storage interface::commandline role::program utils
License -
Maintainer Debian Security Tools <>
Download size 24.15 KB
Installed size 82.00 KB
myrescue is a program to rescue the still-readable data from a damaged
harddisk, CD-ROM, DVD, flash drives, etc. It is similar in purpose to
dd_rescue (or ddrescue), but it tries to quickly get out of damaged
areas to first handle the not yet damaged part of the disk and return
This package is useful to recover data from any media and for forensics


Package Version Architecture Repository
myrescue_0.9.8-1_i386.deb 0.9.8 i386 Debian Main
myrescue - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14


Type URL
Binary Package myrescue_0.9.8-1_amd64.deb
Source Package myrescue

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install myrescue deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install myrescue




2019-01-04 - Giovani Augusto Ferreira <>
myrescue (0.9.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 0.9.8
* Bumped DH level to 12
* Bumped Standards-Version to 4.3.0
* debian/copyright: updated packaging copyright years
2018-06-05 - Giovani Augusto Ferreira <>
myrescue (0.9.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Raphaƫl Hertzog ]
* Update team maintainer address to Debian Security Tools
* Update Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser for the move to
[ Giovani Augusto Ferreira ]
* New upstream version 0.9.6
* Bumped DH level to 11
* Bumped Standards-Version to 4.1.4
* Update my email address
* debian/clean: created
* debian/copyright: updated to https Format URI
* debian/install: updated to new binaries
* debian/upstream/metadata: created
* debian/patches/*: updated to new upstream version
2016-10-08 - Giovani Augusto Ferreira <>
myrescue (0.9.4-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* New co-maintainer.
* Update DH level to 10.
* debian/copyright:
- Added my name in packaging copyright place.
2016-09-24 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <>
myrescue (0.9.4-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
- Fix a spelling error. Thanks to Alberto Luaces <>.
(Closes: #838685)
- Updated the Vcs-* fields to use https instead of http and git.
* debian/copyright: updated the packaging copyright years.
* debian/patches/:
- add-hardening: renamed to 10_fix-manpages.patch.
- fix-gcc-warnings: renamed to 20_fix-gcc-warnings.patch.
- fix-manpages: renamed to 30_add-hardening.patch.
* debian/watch:
- Bumped to version 4.
- Improved the rule to search new upstream version.
2015-06-16 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <>
myrescue (0.9.4-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Upload to unstable.
2015-03-30 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <>
myrescue (0.9.4-6) experimental; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Migrations:
- debian/copyright to 1.0 format.
- debian/rules to new (reduced) format.
- DebSrc to 3.0 version.
- DH level to 9.
- Renaming:
~ to docs.
~ myrescue.install to install.
~ myrescue.manpages to manpages.
* debian/clean: created to remove the final binary built in upstream place.
* debian/control:
- Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
- Improved the long description. Also added the word 'forensics'.
- Updated the Vcs-* fields.
* debian/copyright: updated all information.
* debian/install: did a little change to avoid future mistakes.
* debian/patches/:
- add-hardening: added to provide GCC hardening.
- fix-gcc-warnings: added to avoid some GCC warnings.
- fix-manpages: added to fix some hyphens used as minus sign and a
spelling error in manpages. Thanks to A. Costa" <>
for some tips. (Closes: #690922)
* debian/source.lintian-overrides: removed. Currently, this file is useless.
* debian/watch: added.
2009-07-09 - Daniel Baumann <>
myrescue (0.9.4-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Updating package to standards version 3.8.2.
* Adding lintian overrides.
2009-05-28 - Daniel Baumann <>
myrescue (0.9.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Updating vcs fields.
* Adding myself to copyright file.
* Prefixing debhelper files with package name.
* Updating to standards 3.8.1.
* Updating year in copyright file.
2008-09-14 - Daniel Baumann <>
myrescue (0.9.4-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Updating to standards 3.8.0.
* Upgrading package to debhelper 7.
* Sorting vcs fields in control file.
* Adding full license headers to copyright file.
* Using tab instead of whitespace in debhelper install file.

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