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Testing the SD card performance


Step 1

Start Menu >> accessories >> LXTerminal

 

Step 2

To test read speed type:

dd if=/dev/zero of=~/test.tmp bs=500K count=1024

 

To test write speed type:

dd if=~/test.tmp of=/dev/null bs=500K count=1024



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Hi,

 Thank you for posting and sharing this test.

However i find that step 1 gives the impression it is in a widows environment I have 3 flavours of LINUX here and none have start menu> accessories .

 

 Perhaps changing / adding open a Konsol terminal or Command line terminal would clarify the fact that this test is in a LINUX environment as the only way I knew what it was is the DD command.

 thanks and keep up the good work

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