extcarve is a ext2/ext3/ext4 file recovery and semantic file carving tool. It can recover a range of file formats, including PNG, JPG, GIF, PDF, C/C++ programs, PHP, and HTML.
Okay.After last month's review of "giis for ext4" at LinuxFormat magazine. I have decided to update this tool. Because i believe this tool does magic and clever :D.But this time I'm not going to do crazy/wild things like "toggle block bitmap and inode bitmap and updating Group desc. and super block" :P Watch out for the updates soon !!!!
Release Notes: This release supports the MP3 file format.
Release Notes: This release supports the ELF/Linux-binary file format, checks endianess, fixes a memory leak during recovery, and fixes the problem of question marks appearing in filenames.
Release Notes: This release adds RPM file format.
Release Notes: An "analyze" mode was added (and is activated with the -a option) for the -g option. Analyze mode won't recover any files; instead it will log the header block, trailer block, and file types. This information can be used for manual verification or processing using the dd command.
Release Notes: All file systems are supported with the -f option. This has been tested with XFS, Reiserfs, and NTFS. Bzip2 and ASCII text file formats are supported. Recovery can be done by file type (with the -t option).