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Old 11-20-2004, 04:56 AM   #1
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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, 08:20 AM   #2
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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, 09:10 AM   #3
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What kind of an error message do you get when you try to ls /home ?
Old 11-22-2004, 10:16 PM   #4
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but i am not getting how to join disks in master slave mode!
pl explain


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