Disk failure and Backup procedures

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – tl;dr: recommendations for data recovery software on a failing hard drive?Hello Forum,I have a PC with two drives, an 1TB HD with /home mounted on it and a 40GB SSD with everything else.At some point working on a document, I had trouble saving it and the applications started to stutter. I immediately checked dmesg wich returned a bunch of errors so I proceeded to turn off the machine.I disconnected the /home HD and I can boot in "emergency mode" as root. The relevant system logs ( # journalctl --since=2013-01-29 | grep sdb) show as much as 50 times per second the following lines:sd 3 (HowTos)