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Old 01-12-2009, 05:49 PM   #1
somae
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accidentally deleted partitions


I accidentally deleted the partitions on our linux hard drive using (windows) fdisk. I think we were using ext3 file system.

Would appreciate help on getting these back. I haven't repartitioned or formatted the drive.

Thanks.
 
Old 01-12-2009, 06:05 PM   #2
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Try running a program called testdisk. I think there's even a Windows version. But it should be able to restore the last good partition table and you'll be back in business.
 
Old 01-12-2009, 06:15 PM   #3
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Hi,

'Test-disk' is the program to try an use to recover.

This link and others are available from 'Slackware-Links'. More than just SlackwareŽ links!
 
Old 01-13-2009, 08:57 AM   #4
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Another vote for Test-disk which is one of several valuable
tools on the SystemrescueCd.

http://www.sysresccd.org/Main_Page

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