[Haifux] Journalized filesystem question

Hai Zaar haizaar at gmail.com
Thu Feb 21 19:22:23 IST 2008


On Thu, Feb 21, 2008 at 5:42 PM, Aur Saraf <sonoflilit at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>  "If power falls down and shuts off a box running a journalized
>  filesystem, is it safe to continue using it without first running a
>  disk integrity scan?
Disk scan is done every boot, however on journalized file systems it
usually just checks/replays/purges journal.

> In other words, is there any time during the life
>  of a disk running a journalized filesystem when the filesystem is
>  practically corrupted?"
>
>  Hope this is in the scope of the list :)
>
>  Thanks,
>
>   -- Aur
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Zaar


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