ntfs-3g problem

Ivan Georgiev ivan at kytex.bg
Wed Oct 17 01:58:55 PDT 2007

On Mon, 15 Oct 2007 15:30:41 -0400 (EDT)
"Monah Baki" <mbaki at whywire.net> wrote:

> I copied 7 files totaling 280GB. I then rebooted the freebsd box (without
> unmounting the ntfs partition) and then when I tried to mount the
> partition "mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/da0s1 /mnt/windows"), all files where
> missing. I could not even see them on the windows server. Yet df -h shows
> almost 300GB of diskspace used
> Thank you

The problem occured because you did not umount the partition.
As far as recovering goes, i have no idea if it is possible
to recover the files from the ntfs partition since only the part
that you see was written to it and nothing else.


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