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gET iT i sAY

giis (gET iT i sAY) is a file recovery tool for Ext2/Ext3 filesystems. Once installed, current files and newly created files can be recovered. It allows users to recover all deleted files, recover files owned by a specific user, dump data from old file locations, and recover files of a specific type, such as text or PNG. A forensic analyzer is also provided to assist users during recovery.

Operating Systems

Last announcement

Fedora giis package! 15 Feb 2013 03:03

giis-4.6.2-3.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository!

Recent releases

  •  06 Apr 2012 03:58

    Release Notes: This release builds with the latest kernel version (3.3).

    •  11 Feb 2010 14:06

      Release Notes: This is the release of giis-ext4, an undelete tool for the ext4 filesystem. It uses the ext2fs library and SQLite.

      •  01 Sep 2009 16:44

        Release Notes: This release introduces a GUI.

        •  21 Jun 2009 12:42

          Release Notes: The configuration file provides an option for specifying maximum directory depth. Code optimization has been done for installation.

          •  31 May 2009 17:46

            Release Notes: Code improvements have been made so that the time taken for giis auto update is now reduced by half. Performance is increased compared to earlier versions. The user can set the auto-update time in the configuration file.

            Recent comments

            11 Feb 2010 08:02 lakshmipathi

            screencasting for giis ext4 is now available :)
            Check out official home page !!!!

            22 Jan 2010 12:48 lakshmipathi

            Coming soon giis for ext4 file system. It has better performance than giis for ext3.So watch out... ;)

            17 Sep 2009 08:26 lakshmipathi

            That's why everyone provide source code for free along with docs. You could try study/analyze them and write something new with more features than existing ones.All the best :)

            03 Sep 2009 11:26 amaresh944

            Good one .. i love it ..

            Will you guide me to make new one ?

            24 Feb 2009 06:25 lakshmipathi

            giis 4.4 test environments
            giis 4.4 worked fine with following three

            Fedora 7 (Linux Kernel 2.6.25. and gcc 4.1.2)

            Ubuntu 8.10(Linux Kernel -2.6.27-7 and gcc 4.3.2)

            Mandriva 2009(Linux kernel-2.6.27 and gcc 4.3.2)

            Some issues (Partial recovery ) still Debian Etch(Linux Kernel- 2.6.18-5 and gcc-4.1.2)


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