[SATLUG] Help with a corrupted file system

Alan Lesmerises alesmerises at satx.rr.com
Wed Jul 29 23:24:42 CDT 2015


On 7/29/2015 1:07 AM, Samuel Smith wrote:
> On 07/29/2015 12:49 AM, Alan Lesmerises wrote:
>> <snip>
>
> I am going off of the top of my head here but you mentioned LVM and 
> all your troubleshooting dealt with XFS. You won't be able to do 
> anything if LVM is messed up. You probably want to run the chk 
> commands for that layer first like pvck, vgck, ect. I've never had to 
> use them thankfully, but if one does, you are on thin ice. One of the 
> downsides of LVM imo.
>
> --Sam

I'm inclined to believe the LVM part is ok -- I am still able to mount 
the /home partition and all the files appear to be readable and 
unmolested.  But just to be sure, I will give those a try. Thanks.

-- 
Al Lesmerises



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