Lost FAT32 partition

Jens Luedicke jens.luedicke at gmail.com
Mon Oct 11 23:52:13 PDT 2004

On Tue, 12 Oct 2004 09:43:27 +0300, Leho <eesnimi.perenimi.002 at mail.ee> wrote:
> Hello
> So I tried that LFS boot CD and I lost my FAT 32 partition in the end of
> the HDD. I messed with partitions. I did one way, then joined and
> splited some and now I do not have it. I think that I did not touched
> (formated) that nor deleted that. cfdisk shows that is exists, but mount
> fails and windows doesn't know anything about it, but it is lost. (Does
> mke2fs format Fat32 to ext2 without warning???). The partition number
> changed also. What recovery tools you suggest me to use or what actions
> to take on.

You could try 'testdisk' and 'gpart'. Good luck. 


Jens Luedicke
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