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Photorec/Testdisk help

Photorec/Testdisk help

Photorec/Testdisk help

I accidentally deleted a folder from my documents with lots of photos, but don't have $100 for a commercial recovery. I found testdisk/photorec, but when I try to launch, I get an error


/photorec; exit
dyld: /photorec Undefined symbols:
/photorec undefined reference to _uuid_generate expected to be defined in /usr/lib/libSystem.B.dylib
Trace/BPT trap
[Process completed]

And of course I can't select a disk or anything like I read on the online step-by-step.

Any idea what I've done wrong?


RE: Photorec/Testdisk help

...no idea myself, seems to run fine on my machine (intel 10.6.3), your best bet may be to try contact Christophe Grenier, detailing your system info etc:


...it would also be imperative that you don't use your disk that has the deleted files residing on it, as you would risk overwriting them with use...



RE: Photorec/Testdisk help

...just to clarify that it runs when I double click the "photorec" or "testdisk" executable files found in the "darwin" folder (found in "testdisk-6.11.3" folder)...

...so unless your trying to run it some other way, i'm not experiencing any errors when launching...



RE: Photorec/Testdisk help

Thanks, Andrew - that's how I tried to launch, but my old system may not be able to handle it. I'll try another way.


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