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Old 10-18-2008, 02:57 AM   #1
sohailkmu
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Deletion of root directory by error


I have entered the following commands by error and the system has crashed

rm -rf /Cache1 /Cache2 /

Actually /Cache1 and /Cache2 were the two partitions created at the time of installation and / was given by error in the above command.


No command e.g ls, cp etc is not working.

please help me.
 
Old 10-18-2008, 03:20 AM   #2
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The only thing I can think of is to mount the HD in another computer as read-only, then use software to recover as many files as you can. Obviously you may need yet another HD for that job. If you have a system backup, the quickest thing to do is reinstall the system and restore from backup.
 
  


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