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Re: [Xen-users] HELP PLEASE !! How to Recover deleted img file?

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Subject: Re: [Xen-users] HELP PLEASE !! How to Recover deleted img file?
From: "Ulrich Windl" <ulrich.windl@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 02 Feb 2007 15:52:35 +0100
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On 2 Feb 2007 at 14:46, Radu Stanescu wrote:

> Hy today I accidentaly delete the img file of one of my domU. The guest is
> still up and running. How can i recover the img file from which it was
> loaded?
> I tried lsof but i don't see any open file by xen regarding my domU

UNIX semantics mean that the file will go away once it's no longer open. Can 
do something like (please refine!) in DomU?:

tar cf - / | rsh server_with_lots_of_space "cat >backup.tar"

You could also try a blockwise dd of the partitions, but I would not recommend 


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