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I have deleted a file I still have open. I want to save that file. I know its inode number.

I think that sleuthtools icat would work for me except for the following.

$ sudo icat -f hfs /dev/disk0s2 3720257 > /path/to/some_new_filename

Error opening image file (raw_open: file "/dev/disk0s2" - Resource busy)
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Since the block disk /dev/disk0s2 is in use by the Kernel, use the raw disk:

/dev/rdisk0s2

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