Re: Ext2fs problem not cured by e2fsck
In message <[🔎] Pine.LNX.3.96.970829143103.15770Aemail@example.com>, writes:
>On Fri, 29 Aug 1997, Oliver Elphick wrote:
>> I had a power failure yesterday and I have a corrupted filesystem as
>> a result. When fsck tried to repair it, it produced some strange
>> messages, and seems to be unable to repair the problem.
>> I am also getting a 'no space on device' message, but 'df -k' still
>> shows 273Mb available.
>> This is what I get:
>Which version of e2fstools are you using? There were some problems with
>the version before the last one in hamm, that give this kind of errors for
$ dpkg -l e2fsprogs
|/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err:
||/ Name Version Description
hi e2fsprogs 1.10-4 The EXT2 file system utilities.
as far as I know this is the latest available.
Also the partition is somewhat less than 2Gb (if 2Gb = 1024*1024*2 = 2097152).
The partition is 2074429, according to df.
Oliver Elphick Oliver.Elphick@lfix.co.uk
Isle of Wight http://lfix.co.uk/oliver
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