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Oracle DBA remove some logfiles which are still open by the database and he is complaining the space has not been reclaimed? Use the above command to find out what PID needs to be stopped. Or alternatively recover the file via:
cp /proc/pid/fd/filehandle /new/file.txt
There are 3 alternatives - vote for the best!
Accidentally deleted some file while used by a program ? (Eg: a song)
Use this command to find the file handle and recover using
cp /proc/pid/fd/filehandle /new/recoverd-file.ext
If you can do better, submit your command here.
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