Really no one knows ?!
talon at lpthe.jussieu.fr
Mon Nov 10 01:54:16 PST 2003
> Now, leaving apart that my lest backup dated a month ago, and it's
> really stupid to lost all your data from a HDD without suffering any
> hardware or software crash, I would really apreciate some ideas, links
> whatever about what it is to do to avoid this to happend if the
Just an idea. This occurred to me once that the superblock and primary
alternate were corrupted. Hence i was in the same unfortunate situation
as you, fsck was not working. The situation was solved by running
newfs with the -N flag on the slice. This printed the location of
other copies of the superblock. Feeding that to fsck allowed to recover
the filesystem, without losing anything.
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