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Re: fsck(8) and superblock backups

On Mon, 5 Mar 2012, Matthew Mondor wrote:

On Mon, 5 Mar 2012 20:22:45 -0500
Matthew Mondor <> wrote:

After I was suggested off-list to use scan_ffs, I also noticed that
fsck_ffs(8) can be told to use a block offset.  When I have more time
I'll try this and will report on any progress.

Well I already did an initial test, which succeeded, so the data was
recovered :)

Is there a way to make fsck pass the '-b block' argument to fsck_ffs?

ISTM that an example in fsck(8)'s man page would be helpful here...

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