LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-18-2008, 12:30 AM   #1
srirohit
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2008
Posts: 6
Blog Entries: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Check disk after booting Ubuntu (64-bit)


Hi, I am using Ubuntu 64-bit on my Acer laptop. Every time while starting ubuntu it checks all disk partitions automatically. This consumes lot of time. Please help me to deactivate this auto check.
 
Old 09-18-2008, 08:24 AM   #2
TB0ne
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Distribution: SuSE, RedHat, Slack,CentOS
Posts: 18,898

Rep: Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262Reputation: 4262
Quote:
Originally Posted by srirohit View Post
Hi, I am using Ubuntu 64-bit on my Acer laptop. Every time while starting ubuntu it checks all disk partitions automatically. This consumes lot of time. Please help me to deactivate this auto check.
Are you doing a clean shutdown each time, or just powering off? This page

http://www.tuxfiles.org/linuxhelp/fstab.html

will be able to help you out. Pay attention to the fifth and sixth variables in the fstab line. As a rule, though, fsck is only run when there is a file system problem, so disabling auto-run might not be a good thing.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
64 bit cpu-64 bit Ubuntu-are there 32 bit app issues? sofasurfer Ubuntu 7 04-09-2014 02:02 PM
how to check linux kernel is 32 bit or 64 bit surprise_frnd Linux - General 13 10-16-2012 09:55 AM
Q: how to create dual boot disk with ubuntu 32-bit and 64-bit maxreason Ubuntu 4 08-07-2008 11:11 AM
booting Ubuntu fro boot disk.. sturla Linux - General 2 05-02-2005 01:59 AM
Boot disk; check. CD in drive; check. Doesn't work; check. Hal DamnSmallLinux 7 02-04-2004 02:10 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:53 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration