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Re: stagger forced fsck on reboot

On Mon, Jun 19, 2006 at 04:40:05PM +1000, Drew Parsons wrote:
> The inconvenience could be ameliorated if the force-fsck mount counter
> could be staggered for each partition.  For instance, the first
> partition on every 20 mounts, the second on every 21, and so on.  Then
> on a given reboot, on average you'd only have to put up with one forced
> fsck, not all of them together.

as far as i know it's also possible to set the counter to a specific
value, which might be better. so make them all be checked after 20
maounts, but set the counters to 0, 1, 2, 3 and so on after the

cu  robert

Robert Lemmen                               http://www.semistable.com 

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