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Old 08-26-2004, 06:45 PM   #1
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Question How do I do a filesystem integrity check on XFS?

My computer crashed during installation... Power outage.... how do I check and repair the filesystem? I'm on XFS. thx
Old 08-26-2004, 11:34 PM   #2
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don't xfs do one at startup?
What boot manger are you using?
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Yep, XFS checks data integrity after a crash. It checks faster than any of the Linux filesystems, so force yourself to not blink or you will miss it during the process.

It does not matter what boot loader you are using.

You can use your Linux install CD and go into rescue mode. You can also use Knoppix to check it.


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