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From: Wolfram Schlich <lists@×××××××××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-admin@l.g.o, gentoo-server@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-admin] Accidentally issued "mkswap" on ext3 fs -- recovery possible?
Date: Fri, 08 Jul 2005 16:23:35
Message-Id: 20050708161928.ALLYOURBASEAREBELONGTOUS.C15231@bla.fasel.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-admin] Accidentally issued "mkswap" on ext3 fs -- recovery possible? by Wolfram Schlich
* Wolfram Schlich <lists@×××××××××××××××.org> [2005-07-08 17:50]:
> [...] > Currently I'm running e2retrieve on the image to see whether this is > able to do some recovery, but no results yet.
Update: --8<-- [... progressing near 100% ...] WARNING: problem found with superblock block group number [... several identical lines ...] e2retrieve: src/core.c:634: part_block_bmp_set: Assertion `part && part->block_bmp && block < part->nb_block´ failed. Aborted --8<-- :-( Here are the work files it left when it aborted: --8<-- [root@rescue e2retrieve]# ls -al total 1832 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 Jul 8 18:12 . drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 Jul 8 17:22 .. -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 1627722 Jul 8 18:12 dir_stubs -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 87 Jul 8 18:12 parts -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 222390 Jul 8 18:12 superblocks [root@rescue e2retrieve]# --8<-- Any ideas? -- Wolfram Schlich -- gentoo-admin@g.o mailing list