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how can I use the grep command in termainal to undelete my text file?

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You can't use grep to undelete files. – mouviciel Sep 23 '10 at 11:44
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First, stop working with the disk containing your textfile. Boot from another system.

Then, You can try:

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PhotoRec looks great! (if you don't mind a ncurses-like interface) – o0'. Feb 4 '11 at 11:29

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