Subject: Re: Playing with dkwedge
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/22/2005 15:35:52
On Sun, Aug 21, 2005 at 08:35:20PM -0700, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Aug 21, 2005, at 4:39 PM, Daniel Carosone wrote:
> >Looking at this made me realise one 'problem' to be avoided in future
> >work on wedges if they're named like this: presented with an fstab
> >listing filesystems on /dev/dk* like this, fsck will try to check
> >multiple partitions of the same physical volume in parallel
> >competition with eachother.
> A journaled file system makes this a non-issue :-)

I'd still like to see a fsck -n run in the daily script on journaled file
system. Usefull to detect corruption (the daily fsck -n has already pointed
me hardware problems before they became too bad).

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference