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Old 11-27-2010, 02:54 AM   #1
manojugusthy
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Unhappy Root filesystem corrupted.


Root filesystem (/) looks to be corrupted when trying to reboot.
Is there any way I can run fsck on root (/) filesystem.
 
Old 11-27-2010, 03:28 AM   #2
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#/sbin/poweroff -r -F
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Old 11-29-2010, 03:57 AM   #3
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Hi

Logon as rescue mode & then login & mount the drives accordingly.

Then check the data.

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Davinder Singh
 
Old 11-29-2010, 09:02 AM   #4
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Hi

Logon as rescue mode & then login & mount the drives accordingly. Then check the data.
...except you can't run FSCK on a mounted volume.

You have to boot from a CD/DVD/other-media, and boot into rescue mode. If you boot from your hard drive, you won't be able to fsck the "/" partition.
 
  


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