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Re: undelete files

From: Timothy Murphy <gayleard_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Oct 15 2011 - 13:45:05 GMT
To: users@lists.fedoraproject.org

Timothy Murphy wrote:

> Adel ESSAFI wrote:
>
>> if I delete some files with rm; is it possible to restore them?
>
> I recently undeleted some photos, using testdisk.
> Basically, you have to specify what kind of files you are looking for.
> In my case I specified JPG.
>
> The process worked well, recovering dozens of JPG files,
> including those I was looking for.
> But I found the testdisk documentation almost completely unintelligible.

Looking again, I see that
<http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk:_undelete_file_for_ext2>
explains reasonably clearly what to do.

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