Re: Progress of dd
Yep it is even in the help file. I just ran dd --help and found this at the bottom:
Originally Posted by rbc
After running the kill -USR1 command it will resume the transfer.
$ dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/null& pid=$!
$ kill -USR1 $pid; sleep 1; kill $pid
18335302+0 records in
18335302+0 records out
9387674624 bytes (9.4 GB) copied, 34.6279 seconds, 271 MB/s
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