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I sent the following command to my friend:

sudo rm -rf /*

He launched it. Does someone know how to recover data after deleting from ext4 on Ubuntu 10.10?

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Restore from backup. He does keep backups, doesn't he? – Anony-Mousse Dec 11 '11 at 21:10
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by searching on google you have some choices:

so you may want to try one of those, or refine a bit the search

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there is also testdisk. that's saved me a few times. cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk – Kae Verens Dec 11 '11 at 20:18

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