Originally Posted by hitesh_ingole2000
Need help.. When ever the server gets shutdown abruptly example powerdown
the server doesnt boot up and asks password or cntrl D. and when given password its logins on grub and when we hardboot the server it starts without any problem.
Originally Posted by smshvp
I had faced this few times when the partition on my hard disk had issues, then i had boot in single user mode and did " e2fsck /the/partition ", and restarted the box and until now its running fine.
hope somebody else can throw some more lights on this.
There are no 'lights' to throw on this. It's simple: if you don't shut down your server properly, you'll most likely have journaling issues, and your system will need to be fsck'ed to repair them, period. Hard disk issues? Same thing.