Re: e2fsck: HOWTO tutorial
- From: Andrei Popescu <andreimpopescu@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2010 19:48:34 +0300
On Jo, 24 iun 10, 13:16:29, Paul E Condon wrote:
I was OP on a related thread a couple of months ago. I would say that
I abandoned trying to understand issues of checking for errors on USB
drives as a user. I did gain the impression that what I thought were
hardware errors were instead more likely software glitches in the kernel
or in loadable modules. For me, frequent running of sync seems to reduce
the error rate quite a bit. (By frequent, I mean once or twice a second.
I do this with a while loop running in a separate xterm.)
Have you tried mounting with the 'sync' option?
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