Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 11-20-2004, 03:56 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2004
Location: india
Posts: 14

Rep: Reputation: 0
how to recover data ? my file system is currupt!

hi all!
some how i am unable to view the contents of /home directory.
there was a lot of data in that folder .
i have run system repair, bur not usefull.
pl help me!
Old 11-20-2004, 07:20 AM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Oct 2004
Posts: 29

Rep: Reputation: 15
i think you need another linux-installed HDD.
and join together(slave-master) in your computer.

boot from the normal.
and mount /dev/hd1 /mnt/brokenhdd something.

cp -r /mnt/brokenhdd/home/* /home

Note that this is just one of the methods.
for more search the google, alltheweb,etc.
Old 11-20-2004, 08:10 AM   #3
Registered: Sep 2003
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 213

Rep: Reputation: 31
What kind of an error message do you get when you try to ls /home ?
Old 11-22-2004, 09:16 PM   #4
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2004
Location: india
Posts: 14

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
but i am not getting how to join disks in master slave mode!
pl explain


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
file system problem? data lost Tinku Linux - General 3 11-26-2005 06:21 PM
Software to acess and recover data on Fat32 data NeoSpawn Linux - Software 2 09-04-2005 11:37 AM
Help needed to recover data from ext3 file system where mkfs was issued accidentally kapilsampath Linux - General 4 04-26-2005 07:52 AM
How to delete hda1 data & File system gardenair Linux - Newbie 1 03-25-2005 08:00 AM
Help me to recover data after a dd balfred Linux - General 6 12-09-2002 04:35 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:47 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration