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Re: URGENT: How to recover ext3 files?

On Thu, 11 Aug 2005, kapil sampath wipro com wrote:

After panic boot, I have executed fsck for the mount point and we
couldn't find a single file. We have lot of directories under lost+found
like this #3194985.

Can anyone tell me how to recover the data from this folder? This is

I'm not sure I understand... are there files in those directories? If so, then just move the directories out of lost+found, and give them reasonable names, and you're done. This is what usually happens.

If the directories are all empty, then you have a much more serious problem. Do you have backups?

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