[Lvlug] No more burning for me :-<
Dann S. Washko
Sun, 13 Jan 2002 17:43:57 -0500
Maybe I will give it a try. I'm not too concerned about loosing anything
on the Windows partition; nothing much to loose there.
On Sun, 13 Jan 2002 08:58:44 -0800 (PST)
Jim Trocki <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sun, 13 Jan 2002 LFessen106@aol.com wrote:
> > In a message dated Sun, 13 Jan 2002 2:13:00 AM Eastern Standard Time,
"Dann S. Washko" <email@example.com> writes:> >
> > > LFessen106@aol.com wrote:
> > >
> > > Won't running fsck on a fat32 fs risk hosing the system?
> > Might.. I'd back it up first.
> fsck is sort of a wrapper for the fs-specific fsck (ext2, vfat, etc.),
so> fsck should detect the fs then invoke the vfat fsck if appropriate.
then> the issue would be trust in the linux vfat fsck, no so much in fsck
> doing the wrong thing.
> in any case, a backup would be most prudent.
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Daniel S. Washko
Lehigh Valley Linux Users Group
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