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Re: undelete files

From: Tim <ignored_mailbox_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Oct 15 2011 - 11:40:21 GMT
To: Community support for Fedora users <users@lists.fedoraproject.org>

On Fri, 2011-10-14 at 23:40 +0100, Adel ESSAFI wrote:
> if I delete some files with rm; is it possible to restore them?

Yes, perhaps...

If, since you've deleted them, the space that they occupied on the drive
has not being re-used, then it is possible to get them back. But, if
the space has been re-used, the data is lost. And encrypted file
systems, or drives, may make it impossible.

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