Subject: Re: filesystem issues after rude powerdown
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <email@example.com>
From: Brian <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/04/2004 05:26:06
On Tuesday, August 3, 2004, at 08:14 AM, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:
>>> /sbin/sysctl kern.rawpartition
>>> if it is 3:
>>> dd bs=512 count=13 if=/dev/zero seek=756 of=/dev/rwd0d (on i387
>>> if it is 2:
>>> dd bs=512 count=13 if=/dev/zero seek=756 of=/dev/rwd0c
>Ah... those were file system block numbers, but it is translating them
>disk blocks (the wd0 bn 4782688 part).
>Translate my recipe appropriately - this might help you.
Just wanted to followup;
This seems to have worked great, I've had no issues since forcing a
write to these blocks, been about 3 weeks. I did not disable the write
cache, but it seems to have been OK. I've been meaning to fill up /tmp
and see what happens...
Thanks for all the help;
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