Issues while trying to access an Ext3 partition successfully mounted on FreeBSD 7

Ashish Shukla आशीष शुक्ल at
Wed Aug 27 03:43:00 UTC 2008

Chris St Denis writes:


> I had a problem like this trying to mount ext2. The problem was it
> needed to be fscked (unclean shutdown). You'll need to install
> ports/sysutils/e2fsprogs to fsck it under FreeBSD.

Thanks for the reply, but I'm wondering if I fsck it in GNU/Linux,
will that make any difference to it, since e2fsprogs is same ? BtW, it
got fscked around 5-10 times (after every n mounts). Though, I will
explicitly initiate the fsck this time, and will report back any
issues I came across.

Ashish Shukla
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