FSCK Options and Maintenance
Provided below are some useful commands pertaining to FSCK. Update commands to your environment / related issue. Use commands at your own risk.
INCONSISTENCY: RUN fsck MANUALLY (i.e., without -a or -p options)
umount /dev/sda* fsck /dev/sda1 -f -y fsck /dev/sda7 -f -y
Remove forcefsck file:
mount -o remount, -rw /dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 rm /forcefsck -f
Reboot and force an fsck:
/sbin/shutdown -rF now
If stuck in FSCK loop reboot:
# While in FSCK, ctrl-c mount -o remount, -rw /dev/sda1 / rm /forcefsck -f
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