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Re: How to fsck read-only-mounted root filesystem?

To: Simon Matter <simon.matter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: How to fsck read-only-mounted root filesystem?
From: Dan Hollis <goemon@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2001 13:40:29 -0800 (PST)
Cc: linux xfs ml <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <3C0E1B6C.F4518BDD@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Wed, 5 Dec 2001, Simon Matter wrote:
> Dan Hollis schrieb:
> > How can one xfs_check/xfs_repair a root filesystem?
> Boot from a bootable CD and perform the repair on the unmounted
> filesystem.
> Have a look at this http://lbt.linuxcare.com/index.epl

Seems a bit ridiculous to have to install a CDrom just to fsck the root
filesystem.

After all, reiserfs can reiserfsck a filesystem mounted read-only...

Maybe it's a bug in xfs_check/xfs_repair?

-Dan
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