User directories in /home are missing

Manuel Arostegui Ramirez manuel at
Thu Jun 16 14:41:59 UTC 2005

El Jueves 16 Junio 2005 16:42, kapil.sampath at escribió:
> Hi,
> I use Redhat Enterprise Edition 2.4.21 kernel version. In my system all
> the user directories in /home disappeared. No one deleted it. But I
> don't know how it is missing. I had one or two open sessions where I
> already logged in as root and cd'ed to one particular home directory.
> From there I am able to access files in that home directory. But not
> from a new session. In new session it always says no such file or
> directory.
> All my user accounts still exists. I have totally around 10 user
> accounts in that machine. I haven't rebooted that machine thinking that
> I can do something without reboot.
> Do anyone know the reason for this and if so how to recover it.
> Regards
> Kapil Sampath

Have you look at lost+found ?

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