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Old 10-22-2003, 05:42 PM   #1
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Question linux scandisk?

What do I use to fix file system errors on linux?
Old 10-22-2003, 05:51 PM   #2
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fsck, however, that's a generic name for the tool for your specific filesystem. Usually running:
fsck -p /dev/hdx
On an unmounted partition will do what you need. You can also look at man shutdown as there is an option to force a check upon bootup as well.



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