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Re: battery fsck

On Sat, Jun 14, 2003 at 11:22:50AM +0200, Joerg Rieger wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 14, 2003 at 08:48:32AM +0100, Hugh Saunders wrote:
> > hello, this maybe a bit of a long shot, but.. It really annoys me when i
> > boot up with not much battery left and it decides its done 33 mounts or
> > whatever so is gonna fsck. Is there a way of specifying no fsck when on
> > battery? or can i pass a kernel parameter to prevent fsck?
> > [using ext3]
> man tune2fs:
>  -c max-mount-counts
>     Adjust the maximal mounts count between two filesystem checks. 
>     If max-mount-counts is 0 then the number of times the filesystem is
>     mounted will be disregarded by e2fsck(8) and the kernel.
> Should work with ext3, too.
thanks, the thing is i dont mind a routine fsck when on power.. i could
just disable fsck as you describe then manually fsck every now and then.


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