Subject: Re: Nightmare File Corruptions with 1.6Q - FFS?
To: Sean Davis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Martin Weber <Ephaeton@gmx.net>
Date: 04/12/2003 08:15:16
On Fri, Apr 11, 2003 at 09:04:19PM -0400, Sean Davis wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 11, 2003 at 07:01:32PM -0600, Herb Peyerl wrote:
> > Sean Davis <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > The files I lost were mostly e-mail and other things I never determined the
> > > type of, because 'out of space in lost+found' (which was BS, there is plenty
> > > of space on that filesystem, and running fsck in interactive mode for
> > It probably ran out of pre-allocated directory entries.
> So? it asks if you want to increase the size when you run it in interactive
> mode, it should assume you do if running with -y.
No it doesn't. I've nuked my whole xpmicons with some other, X-related
files due to the lack of size in lost+found after a power failure (some
sucker stole my stage fuse). And some other stuff which I assumely never
know because it did not happen to be recorded by mtree :)
-Martin's first data loss w/ NetBSD :/