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Old 01-27-2013, 02:33 PM   #1
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directory copied to one of its own sub-directories (ext4)


Using Dolphin, I accidentally copied a directory containing most of my data into one of its own sub-directories. Hence the file system (ext4) has lost them. I do have backups so I have not lost that much but is there any way of restoring them?

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Old 01-28-2013, 07:06 AM   #2
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yes, there should be a way: you can set that drive readonly and use testdisk to recover lost files. or use your backup
 
  


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