I had Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my Laptop. After a while I had some troubles starting it up. I decided to reinstall Ubuntu.
I had 3 ntfs partitions, 2 ext3 partitions the mount point for the first was
/ and for the second was
./local and a swap partition. During the reinstallation I chose the option: "erase Ubuntu 14.04 and reinstall".
During the reinstallation the power cut off. After it worked again I turned my laptop on to try to restart the installation process. I couldn't find any options other than:
- Erase disk and install Ubuntu
- Something else
When I chose
Something else I couldn't see my partitions. Instead I found this:
Device Type Mount point Format? Size Used System /dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-root /dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-root ext4 631381 MB unknown Linux device-mapper (linear)(631.4 GB) /dev/mapper/ubuntu-vg-swap_1 /dev/mapper/ubuntu-vg-swap_1 swap 8493 MB unknown /dev/sda /dev/sda1 ext2 254 MB 27 MB /dev/sda5 639877 MB unknown
At the Testdisk phase I have this: