EXT3 file recovery

Andreas Dilger adilger at sun.com
Wed Apr 29 11:39:07 UTC 2009

On Apr 28, 2009  22:08 -0500, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 06:15:59 +0530,
>   ranjith kannikara <ranjithkannikara at gmail.com> wrote:
> > HiI am a pre-final year computer science engineering student. We are doing
> > an open source project to make an application to recover the deleted files
> > in an ext3 filesystem. In between we are having some doubts can any one make
> > some clarification?
> A good start would probably be to look at what ext3grep does.

A good finish would be to take ext3grep and enhance it to do more than it
currently does (e.g. add ext4 support) instead of making a duplicate tool.

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger
Sr. Staff Engineer, Lustre Group
Sun Microsystems of Canada, Inc.

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