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Re: Skipping fsck during boot with systemd?

Christian Groessler <chris@groessler.org> writes:

> On 12/08/14 09:44, Curt wrote:
>> On 2014-12-08, Stefan Monnier <monnier@iro.umontreal.ca> wrote:
>>> Actually, it's *always* a surprise.  These fsck happen at long enough
>>> intervals, that I can never know if it was "4 months ago" or "7 months
>>> ago", and neither can I remember which laptop/desktop has the delay set
>>> to 172 days vs 194 days vs 98 days vs ...
>> Can't you write a small script to obviate the limitations of your human
>> memory, like this little hacker here did?
>> http://nwalsh.com/hacks/mountinfo/
>> http://nwalsh.com/hacks/mountinfo/mountinfo
> Why don't the systemd proponents understand that someone might want to
> interrupt a running fsck? Don't scrutinize the reasons, just accept
> the fact.

I understand it just fine. I just don't understand why this is a big
deal, as it could have been easily avoided.

This is a case of "Doctor, it hurts when I do this". "Well, don't do
that then".


"We will need a longer wall when the revolution comes."
    --- AJS, quoting an uncertain source.

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