Projects / giis-ext4


giis-ext4 (gET iT i sAY) is a file recovery tool for Ext4 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, and recover files of a specific type, such as text or PNG. It uses ext2fs lib and sqlite.

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Last announcement

ext - file carving tool 13 Jun 2011 06:26

Hi - I have updated an four year old project. It supports ext2,ext3,ext4. and pretty much safe to use :D Thought some might be interested on it - More here

Recent releases

  •  17 Dec 2013 16:12

    Release Notes: Now md5sum is applied for file paths with whitespace.

    •  10 Aug 2013 07:01

      Release Notes: Memory leak issues were fixed.

      •  14 Feb 2013 14:48

        Release Notes: This release supports file protection and recovery from non-root partitions.

        •  06 Nov 2012 03:39

          Release Notes: mtab parsing now works with openSUSE. Un-modified directories are no longer scanned during updates, improving performance.

          •  11 Nov 2011 12:12

            Release Notes: During recovery, this release recomputes the md5sums of recovered files, compares them with the original md5sums, and updates the status in the log file. The log file is now in a human-readable format.

            Recent comments

            18 Jan 2011 07:23 lakshmipathi

            Sorry for delay .. Stuck with lot of other works :P You can expect next version by Feb-2011 ;)

            04 Aug 2010 14:22 lakshmipathi

            I have found giis-ext4 works only with small files but not with large files (>4kb) - I'm not sure about this - I'll check this release fixes soon.

            05 May 2010 11:02 lakshmipathi

            Reason why I voted up? ..It's me project :)


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