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Old 03-19-2012, 09:28 AM   #1
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Login Error after adjusting space on slices

Hi guys i tried to lower the size of my /home and increase / after reboot i received the following login problem... please see attached screenshot... i did try to manually fsck the slice for home but still same issue. is there a way to fix this w/o re-installing OS.
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Old 04-17-2012, 02:16 AM   #2
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What filesystem type(s) are these, and how did you resize them?
Old 04-17-2012, 03:13 PM   #3
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Inode 2 being the root of a file system, here UFS, the fact fsck unexpectedly find it to be free is a bad omen.
Unless you had precious data on that file system you'd like to try recovering, just reinstall with a proper sizing, or better, as there is actually no such thing as a proper sizing, use ZFS instead of UFS. ZFS doesn't impose pre-sizing file systems.
Old 04-18-2012, 10:46 AM   #4
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Thanks all


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