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After finishing Ubuntu update, I rebooted my pc. After logging in I noticed that my home folder is missing.

What should I do now?

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The output of sudo fdisk -l and mount please. –  Bobby Nov 23 '10 at 9:12
    
What type of "update" have you performed ? –  João Pinto Nov 23 '10 at 9:48
    
the normal Update Manager –  atsomeplace Nov 23 '10 at 10:41
    
What kind of partition process did you adopted? guided or manual? –  crncosta Nov 23 '10 at 15:12
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For future readers: it's very unlikely that an update removed the home directory, unless you're using unsafe repositories which you've added manually. The most likely issue here is a failing disk. –  Lekensteyn Jun 29 '11 at 16:37

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First thing to do is poweroff your computer. Then boot with Ubuntu Rescue Remix to recover your data on an external drive. This link might help:

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DataRecovery

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