Re: Bug#160075: ITP: e2recover -- An automated tool for ext2 undeletion
On Wed, Sep 11, 2002 at 06:33:52PM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach Stefano Zacchiroli <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2002.09.09.0958
>> On Sun, Sep 08, 2002 at 11:56:31AM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
>> > Description : An automated tool for ext2 undeletion
>> Does it work also on ext3 filesystems?
> i don't know. try it. i would assume so.
I wouldn't. From http://e2undel.sourceforge.net/usage.html
In general, ext2 and ext3 are compatible file systems: You
can mount an ext3 fs as ext2 and even use the ext2 low level
utilities like debugfs. However, ext3 behaves in a different
manner in one crucial point: If a file is deleted, its inode
data are removed, too. Especially, the list of data blocks
is lost; so it is not possible to recover any deleted file.