Package e2tools

Manipulate files in unmounted ext2/ext3 filesystems

http://home.earthlink.net/~k_sheff/sw/e2tools/

A simple set of utilities to read, write, and manipulate files in an
ext2/ext3 filesystem directly using the ext2fs library. This works

  - without root access
  - without the filesystem being mounted
  - without kernel ext2/ext3 support

The utilities are: e2cp e2ln e2ls e2mkdir e2mv e2rm e2tail
General Commands (Section 1)
e2cp
The e2cp command copies files to/from an e2fs filesystem from/to the machine's filesystem.
e2ln
The e2ln command is used to create hard links on an ext2 filesystem.
e2ls
The e2ls command is used to list files and directories on an ext2 filesystem. Note: Files deleted via e2rm sometimes will show up even without the -D option. It...
e2mkdir
The e2mkdir command creates directories on an ext2 filesystem. It behaves similar to `mkdir -p'.
e2mv
The e2mv command moves or renames files on an ext2fs filesystem. The source files must be explicitly stated. It does not use regular expressions, yet.
e2rm
The e2rm command removes files and directories on an ext2 filesystem.
e2tail
The e2tail command implements a basic version of the tail command.
Miscellanea (Section 7)
e2tools
E2tools is a simple set of GPL'ed utilities to read, write, and manipulate files in an ext2/ext3 filesystem. These utilities access a filesystem directly using...