Subject: Re: MSDOSFS problems
To: Ken Hornstein <kenh@wrl.EPI.COM>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/02/1994 18:22:03
Ken Hornstein says:
> >Has anyone else had MSDOSFS problems in the last few days?  I'm running
> >a July 31 -current/i386 system (binaries and kernel), and whenever I try to
> >cp a file from a NetBSD partition to an MS-DOS filesystem the machine hangs
> >and I have to do a hard reset.
> Just curious; have you verified that the MS-DOS filesystem isn't corrupt?  I
> used to have similar problems until I ran CHKDSK under DOS and fixed some
> filesystem inconsistancies.

If that is indeed a consideration, a chkdsk that ran under unix would
be a Good Thing.