ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem

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ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem

#1 Post by sag2007 »

Good day!

In Photorec in File options there is a file type named ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem. I tried but failed to find an explanation to what that type might be. Not to spook my luck I will refrain from revealing my expectations ))


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Re: ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem

#2 Post by remy »

ext2 ext3 and ext4 are linux filesystems. They are specific in photorec search, because there are superblocks that need to be removed from carving of files.

Note : you've made a double post, I trash the other one.