Subject: Re: RFC: progressbars for fsck_ffs
To: David Laight <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/18/2002 00:50:07
On Sun, 17 Nov 2002, David Laight wrote:
> If the fsck is being done during system boot, it would actually
> be useful just to output a line indicating that the fsck is in
> progress - not just one when it has finished.
> At least you'd know why there was a pregnant pause.

Haven't seen a fsck for a while, have you?

from /etc/rc.d/fsck:

                echo "Starting file system checks:"
                fsck -p

 - Hubert

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