Re: recover partition table
Am Samstag, 26. März 2011 schrieb Geronimo:
> thank your for your assistance.
> Hans-J. Ullrich wrote:
> > Am Samstag, 26. März 2011 schrieb Geronimo:
> > > Can anybody please shine me a light, how to patch the partition tables
> > > with informations from that file, so it might be possible to gain
> > > access to data ...
> > maybe you can fix it, when you use fdisk,
> Not sure about fdisk. Does fdisk write partition table entry only?
> ... or does it have side effects on existing data - like wiping out
> superblock of existing fs, so you have to format the partition?
> I don't want to increase the damage, therefore I ask before doing anything.
> kind regards
I do not know. I suppose, it is just writining a new partition table without
changing data and formation. So do NOT formate under any circumstances.
As I wrote, I got success without loosing any data by jusdt rewriting a new
partition table. If this is working in your case, I cannot grant. But maybe
other people got some better ideas.