Re: Destroy GPT partition scheme absolutely, how?

From: O'Connor, Daniel <>
Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:36:39 +0930
> On 27 Sep 2016, at 14:28, Warner Losh <> wrote:
> dd of 2MB of zeros to the start and end of the disk. That will destroy
> pretty much everything. For SSDs, sometimes you can do the same with
> TRIMs only faster (other times they are slower or unreliable).

Yeah, but it would be nicer to not have to know that particular magic incarnation :)

Daniel O'Connor
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