Re: Checking the integrity of the file system

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On Fri, 2006-07-14 at 15:43 +0100, Paul Smith wrote:
> On 7/14/06, Gene Heskett <[email protected]> wrote:
> > >> You could boot the system in single user mode and check the file system
> > >> manually or you could reboot the machine with 'shutdown -rF now'
> > >
> > > Thanks, Eric. I have just run the command 'shutdown -rF now'. How can
> > > I now check whether my file system is not corrupted? The point is that
> > > I do not see the result of  'shutdown -rF now'...
> > >
> > Thats a root only command for starters, and it should have made the
> > machine reboot, during which the fsck on the file systems would have
> > been done, however you may have to edit /boot/grub/grub.conf to remove
> > the 'rhgb' from the kernels boot command line before you would see
> > anything because it would otherwise be hid behind a graphic and all you
> > would see is a longer bootup time.  rhgb is the work of somebody trying
> > to make it more like a (spit) windows experience.  Its a bad idea.  We
> > want to KNOW what its doing while booting.
> Thanks, Gene and Rick. I did see the checking to the file system, at
> boot stage, but I did *not* see any message with the result of the
> checking process.
> Paul
This is a case where no news is good news. If there was something wrong
with the fsck messages would have been obvious.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder -- of somebody else.
Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: [email protected]

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