Converting ext3 to ext4 resulting in loss of data?
g.lip at gmx.com
Tue Aug 10 13:45:43 UTC 2010
On Tuesday 10,August,2010 09:01 PM, Fajar Priyanto wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 8:52 PM, James Hogarth<james.hogarth at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Choosing in the installer to format a partition as any format will indeed
>> format said partition.
>> It is possible to relable an ext3 filesystem as ext4 but conversion is not
>> part of the installer... it is something you would have to do manually
> Oh boy.
> Is there anyway I can recover the data?
Did you convert using these methods?
or, most probably, when installing Lucid?
Anyway, to try to recover, use testdisk. Install testdist and run it at
*warning* I did not test this out and it may "undo" your installation of
Lucid. Would others here suggest this or advise against it?
Good luck - Goh Lip
tunggu sebentar, mungkin ada orang lain jawab; kalau tak, cuba saja,
mungkin bisa; install boleh dibikin semula.
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