Managing bad sectors during install

Kris Kennaway kris at
Thu Feb 17 23:39:58 GMT 2005

On Thu, Feb 17, 2005 at 11:09:12PM +0100, P?sztor Rich?rd wrote:
> I think this 8,4 quantum is old enough to not contain so called "spare 
> sectors". So 1 bad sector means there is really only 1 bad
> sector. Anyway i still cant understand, why UFS cant cope with bad blocks, 
> but 1000 year old FAT, or the newer NTFS
> can easyli get through the  problem.

There didn't seem to be a question there.

> The other problem: how should i mount "/" read-only, because i always get 
> "busy" error-message?

When you do what, exactly?

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