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Re: file recovery - urgent

On Sun, Feb 11, 2007 at 08:06:42PM +0100, Florian Reitmeir <florian@reitmeir.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> - do not boot from the harddisc
> - get a live cd, like GRML, Knoppix, System-Rescue
> - boot the CD
> - if you can, make a backup of your harddisc with dd to an other one.. (like
> 	a USB HD)
> try to run the files:
> e2undel - Undelete utility for the ext2 file system
> magicrescue - recovers files by looking for magic bytes
> recover - Undelete files on ext2 partitions

As noted in another reply, only magicrescue is an option, because the
way recover and e2undel work doesn't apply to ext3.

ext3rminator, that you can get from
(if you can keep an image of your disk and wait for weeks, there is a
much better version in preparation)

hachoir-subfile, that you can get from


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