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Re: Mounting ext2 filesystem images under Windows.



R-linux will let you recover stuff. {I imagine it will let you read
drives that haven't crashed as well.}

Ext2fs is $29.

On Tue, 2005-01-25 at 16:13 -0600, DePriest, Jason R. wrote:
> Unfortunately, I don't know of any open source or free-ish software
> that does that.  I'm sorry I misunderstood what you need.
> 
> I use Mount Image Pro (http://www.mountimage.com/) to mount dd images.
>  I didn't buy the software, though.  At $300, I let my department
> purchase it.
> 
> I don't know how it would work with files created with mke2fs.
> 
> -Jason
> 
> On Wed, 26 Jan 2005 00:05:25 +0200, Daniel M. <[REMOVED]> wrote:
> > DePriest, Jason R. wrote:
> > > Try this one.  It is read-only.
> > > http://uranus.it.swin.edu.au/~jn/linux/ext2ifs.htm
> > >
> > > I haven't used this particular piece of code from him, but I have used
> > > his versions of dd and rawrite for Windows.
> > >
> > > I have also used this one.
> > > http://uranus.it.swin.edu.au/~jn/linux/explore2fs.htm
> > > This lets you browse ext2 from a specialized application but you can't
> > > mount them natively.  Use the IFS (Installable File System) Driver for
> > > that.
> > 
> > It seems though that those programs don't allow you to
> > mount ext2 filesystem images, only partitions on
> > a HD :( (by images I mean regular files which contain ext2
> > filesystem produced by mke2fs - under Linux you mount it by
> > using "-o loop" with 'mount').
> > 
> > Daniel.
> >
> 
> 
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