Re: recover ext3 deletion
Gerald Livingston, 2002-Nov-08 22:54 -0600:
> I went googling and found a utility I had set up when I was first
> playing with slackware years ago. It's called safedelete and creates a
> "trashcan" like wrapper around 'rm'. I don't see it packaged anywhere
> and the .rpm's I found while goggling seem to have been created sometime
> in the year 2000 -- the link I provide below indicates a tgz version
> from 2001.
I simply have an alias for rm for my shell:
alias rm='mv --backup=numbered --target-directory=/home/jeff/.Trash'
This is in my ~/.bashrc
I have this for my root account too...after deleting my entire /etc
directory once, I learned my lesson.
Jeff Coppock Systems Engineer
Diggin' Debian Admin and User