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Old 12-11-2003, 09:01 PM   #1
Registered: Nov 2002
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Deleted file

I wonder if someone could help me on this.

I am using Samba for file sharing on my network and I had created a folder named Departments.

Within Departments there are few more shared subfolders. My question, if someone delete a file from the subfolder, will it be possible to recover the deleted file?

Old 12-12-2003, 01:19 AM   #2
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Yep.. if there is a regular backup being done !!! Do you have one ???
Old 12-12-2003, 06:04 AM   #3
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It is very hard to recover a deleted file in linux. And there is no recycle bin in samba, just as there is no in a windows file server either.


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