I am having a disaster. My Ubuntu can not boot. The problem is summarised here
I read about Ubunut recovery mode. I followed these instructions. I selected
Drop to root shell promot. I got a shell in the bottom. It has the followign text:
Press Enter for maintenance (or press Contol-D to continue): root@mypc-name:~#
There is a cursos blinking. When I type
pwd it prints:
I need to recover my data to an external hard disk. Please help me in a step by step. I use Ubuntu in GUI. I use the terminal but I have no experience in mounting and working with hard disks and moving data using the shell.
Please note that I have 0 Bytes available in my hard disk.