[CentOS] Moving folder just vanished??
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Sun Sep 28 11:20:45 UTC 2008
Can anyone explain or give an clues as to what just happened?
I'm running CentOS 5.2 as a desktop with Gnome. Fully up to date, etc.
I was dragging a folder of image (.jpg) files to another folder on the
same filesystem (LVM ext3) with the mouse and as I dropped the folder
into the new folder - poof! - it disappeared like a puff of smoke.
I've searched everywhere for the files/and or folder and they are
I must also point out that the filesystem was an encrypted one using
In all my years of using Linux, I've never seen this happen before.
Sadly I have no backup as I'd just copied them from an SD card to the
HDD then formated the card - maybe I was too quick doing that step.
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