[olug] *sigh* Need a Linux / ext3 unerase tool...

Eric Lusk wyrmzr72 at yahoo.com
Fri Apr 2 19:31:53 UTC 2010

Testdisk often works for file/directory recovery.
There are a lot of simple unerase/undelete tools out there, depending on which filesystem you're using, but I tend to try Testdisk first.

 I ran the Harry Potter books through a spell checker; none of those spells should work.

----- Original Message ----
From: Dan Linder <dan at linder.org>
To: Omaha Linux User Group <olug at olug.org>
Sent: Fri, April 2, 2010 11:55:54 AM
Subject: [olug] *sigh* Need a Linux / ext3 unerase tool...

In cleaning up a filesystem on an external HDD I accidentally removed a
directory I wanted to keep.

Anyone have any recommendations on a utility to un-erase a directory or


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