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Old 07-17-2004, 06:40 AM   #1
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Recovering file on Ext3 filesystem.


With a serious error at the command line I have managed to delete everything valuable in my home directory.

Nothing is backed up and as far as I can tell is lost. Is there anything I can do? Some stuff I really need back like wages forms and manuals for my job. I can't believe what an idiot I am.

I am using the Ext 3 file system.
 
Old 07-17-2004, 01:04 PM   #2
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the linux documentation project has a "how-to"
on partition-rescue.
and there is a "user guide" there also on "backing up your data"


</edit> I found this in the LQ Wiki pages.............it may help also

http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/SystemRescue

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