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Re: bad superblock (fwd)

From: Mo Oishi <moishi@uoguelph.ca>
> e2fsck -b 8193 <device>
> Attempts to read block from filesystem resulted in short read while trying
> to open /dev/hda2...

> cfdisk tells me that this still is a legit filesystem/partition.

The "short read" message says there _is_ a problem with the partition table
or the physical disk. Try fdisk rather than cfdisk, and look a bit closer.

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