[nSLUG] Forcing filesystem check on root
dlpotter at ns.sympatico.ca
Wed Nov 3 11:23:47 AST 2004
mount -o remount,ro / ....is refusing to co-operate with a 'busy'
error / explanation.
Would the 'Usual thing...', also be to take it to single user mode
(which is difficult for me to do remotely..). - or rather, it would seem
difficult for me to accomplish step two remotely, ie. "...run fsck
manually" ... ;-)
Crawford, Andrew (IT) wrote:
>Usual thing would be to remount it read-only and run fsck manually.
>>From: nslug-bounces at nslug.ns.ca
>>[mailto:nslug-bounces at nslug.ns.ca] On Behalf Of David Potter
>>Sent: 2-Nov-04 18:38
>>To: nslug at nslug.ns.ca
>>Subject: [nSLUG] Forcing filesystem check on root
>>Is there a less invasive way to force/perform a check of the
>>root filesystem (from a remote location) other than hacking
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