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Recovery ISO via chroot'd environment

Recovery ISO via chroot’d environment causes any data loss on the Droplet? I am affraid to loss the data


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KFSys
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March 4, 2022

Hi @BubblyAquaJellyfish,

Booting in recovery IS and chrooting into the environment shouldn’t lead to any data loss as you are not executing any actions that actually do that.

amalik
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March 3, 2022

Booting the droplet via the recovery ISO and using chroot/shell environment will not result in data loss in itself. The system filesystem can be accessed like before once you boot the Droplet back using the hard disk.