Francesco Pietra <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Tuesday 18 July 2006 18:25, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
>> You either have a failing disk, or a buggy filesystem.
>> Try ext3 instead. I haven't seen it fail yet.
> That involves reinstalling amd 64 etch, I imagine. Could I start from raid1
> installed and simply reform the file system or is it better start from
> scratch (I mean even to clarify the matter 32/64)? Perhaps it will be easier
> for me to start from scratch. Is it any suggestion about the install CD (to
> go then to a net install)?
In pseudo code:
mdadm --fail /dev/md0 /dev/sda1
mdadm --remove /dev/md0 /dev/sda1
mdadm --create -l1 -n2 /dev/md1 /dev/sda1 missing
mke2fs -j /dev/md1
mount /dev/md1 /mnt
cp -ax / /mnt
chroot /mnt gerub-install (or lilo)
No need to reinstall if you can risk your data for a while.