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Old 11-20-2003, 10:01 PM   #1
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undeleting accidentally deleted files

I am using MKD 9.1 and was trying to use CD BAKE OVEN to write a presentation to a cd before it was due for class (about 30 min before class!!!!). Any way I deleted the files from the record list AND IT DELETED THEM FROM THE HARD DRIVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

So here is the question: how do I recover/undelete the files? I sorta know the names of some of them, but not all, and not enough to do everything I need to.

If you can help, I would really appreciate it.

Old 11-20-2003, 10:03 PM   #2
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I'm pretty sure a program called Midnight Commander can recover deleted files.

Good luck.

Old 11-20-2003, 11:15 PM   #3
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ext2fs file only. mc will undelete
Old 11-21-2003, 09:08 AM   #4
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I am using reiserfs... any suggestions?


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