ext3 fs errors, fixable?

Jim Gifford lfs at jg555.com
Tue Nov 1 09:12:01 PST 2005


Doug Ronne wrote:

>If my disk wouldn't mount because of a bad superblock, and I booted in
>another filesystem to run e2fsck which just gave error after error
>eventually ending in a filesystem that had nothing but a lost+found
>directory full of numbered files, is there any way of salvaging
>anything off that partition?  Or is it completely wiped?
>
>-Doug
>  
>
Doug use the livecd and try fscking, since it doesn't have any extended 
e2fsprogs like some of the distro's have.

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