Re: external hard disk

On 21/07/10 14:08, NoOp wrote:
On 07/20/2010 08:41 PM, Marlon wrote:

you can

sudo mount /dev/sdXX /mnt -o force

sometimes it removes the error flags... but... in my opinion, the best way
to restore a windows file system, is in windows, and using windows tools
like the warning said...
it is very simple...

just conect the HD and if the problem apears again open a MSDOS term and

chkdsk /f giving the HD char...

*Please* bottom post on this list - thanks :-)
[Proper quoting:]

The links that I provided suggest:
$ sudo apt-get install ntfsprogs
$ sudo ntfsfix /dev/sd(x)

and I suspect that will do the job. ...

Did you try here first?


For example, this looks promising:

If using Lucid, ntfsprogs should already be installed as default - or at
least something installed these without my interference.


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