recovering from the unthinkable
joel.rees at gmail.com
Wed Mar 23 15:05:37 UTC 2011
On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 11:36 PM, Terry Horsnell <tsh at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> On 23/03/2011 14:28, Joel Rees wrote:
>> The excuse: Trying to get all my precious files from the usb drive
>> after 10:00 PM.
>> So, is anyone willing me to remind me of the name of the program that
>> goes searching through a drive that has been the victim of the old rm
>> -f and re-constructs the file system? I'm pretty sure I've used it
>> before, when I lost an lvm volume once.
>> Can't remember what it was called, and searching via google for "disk
>> recovery tools" now returns a whole lot of links I sure wouldn't want
>> to trust.
> Try googling for 'linux undelete' instead. Shows up lots of useful stuff.
Well, I don't trust the first page of those results, either, at least
not for downloads. (I'm a bit paranoid, you see.)
But, "yum search undelete" at the command line turned up extundelete,
testdisk, and some other useful looking stuff in the Fedora
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