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Postby ghulam yaseen » Sun May 24, 2009 6:50 pm

Dear All,

Can i recover deleted file on linux
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Postby lambda » Sun May 24, 2009 9:07 pm

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Postby Muhammad Saad » Sun May 31, 2009 9:09 pm

Here is a tool I read about a while ago:

http://foremost.sourceforge.net/

The description on their home page says:
Foremost is a console program to recover files based on their headers, footers, and internal data structures. This process is commonly referred to as data carving. Foremost can work on image files, such as those generated by dd, Safeback, Encase, etc, or directly on a drive. The headers and footers can be specified by a configuration file or you can use command line switches to specify built-in file types. These built-in types look at the data structures of a given file format allowing for a more reliable and faster recovery.

I am not sure whether it will work on EXT3 file-system or not. But you can try.
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