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by beaterrr
Mon Jan 18, 2016 9:46 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay NAS
Replies: 8
Views: 2387

Re: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay

Thanks for all your help, I'm just about ready to throw in the towel. This part of the game is just well beyond my level of understanding and expertise. To make a long story short, in the process of running Testdisk and other tools, I have downgraded my filesytem to an "EXT3", then again to an "EXT2...
by beaterrr
Wed Jan 13, 2016 1:37 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay NAS
Replies: 8
Views: 2387

Re: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay

Hi, it's me again. I had to take a break to try and regain my sanity. Now I'm back for more punishment...kiddding... I want this win . Now, After scouring the net for proper usage of Testdisk , I haven't been able to figure it out. I apologize for my noobiness but I'm going to show you what I have d...
by beaterrr
Fri Jan 01, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay NAS
Replies: 8
Views: 2387

Re: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay

Where did you find the manual?. mike@titan-ubuntu:~$ info ddrescue Initial status (read from logfile) rescued: 1996 GB, errsize: 1396 kB, errors: 39 Current status rescued: 1996 GB, errsize: 1396 kB, current rate: 0 B/s ipos: 0 B, errors: 39, average rate: 0 B/s opos: 0 B, time from last successful...
by beaterrr
Wed Dec 30, 2015 10:12 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay NAS
Replies: 8
Views: 2387

Re: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay

Thanks for your reply! I decided on option 2 (ddrescue) figuring that would be the best option just in case it doesn't work and I need to do the unthinkable, get a data recovery service involved..... :cry: $$$. After, some searching and reading, I was able to get the copy started. By the looks of th...
by beaterrr
Wed Dec 30, 2015 5:42 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay NAS
Replies: 8
Views: 2387

Help! Trying to recover data from a failed Seagate 2-bay NAS

I'm a veteran noob linux user, so here's what I know from hours of scanning forums. The filesystem is EXT4, 'LVM2_member'...following http://pissedoffadmins.com/os/mount-unknown-filesystem-type-lvm2_member.html thread got me very close. All the way to the end where doing an # lvscan returns the logi...