file system recovery [gbde]
hannes at mehnert.org
Sat Oct 2 14:14:34 PDT 2004
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On Sat, Oct 02, 2004 at 04:50:34PM -0400, Allan Fields wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 02, 2004 at 09:08:38PM +0200, Hannes Mehnert wrote:
> > I updatet yesterday to -CURRENT (from -CURRENT from about 09/20).
> > I use gbde, so I attached my gbde device (a partition, no md-device).
> And that would include the latest patch to fix a gbde sector mapping
> bug though that was actually committed on Sept 14th from logs. Do
> you use less than 4 keys? (gbde init with number_of_keys < 4)
Yes, I used less than 4 keys.
> PHK: I think we need more warnings in UPDATING for instance.
I'd appreciate this.
> > I downgraded to -CURRENT from 20040915, but it was also not able
> > to run fsck.
> Did you rebuild and install modules? g_bde can be loaded as a module
> when you run gbde(8) command.
Yes, I'll downgrade to before phks commit and try again.
> I wish to offer the advice to anyone with similar problems in the
> future, do a dd of the device first, before performing _any_ writes
> to fix it.
I did a bakup of the bad file system (before doing anything else with
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