Re: Kernel Panic for File System, cannot umount / fsck
On Tue, 18 Jan 2005, Tim Harding wrote:
> I can't umount as root either due to the file system busy error that
> I've got in my original post:
you cant unmount because you're not root
- do not login as tim and than su to root
to see what is useing /home, "fuser -muv /home"
and kill all those processes as root
which will kill yourself too if you logged in as tim
to become root
> The host is remote so single user mode seems like a last resort, is
> there anyway around that?
if its remote, you can still login as root, and keep network connections,
( a little tricky ) and still remove /home and still run e2fsck on /home
and other fun stuff