Mounting ext2fs - unsupported features: needs_recovery

Carl Johnson carlj at
Thu Aug 20 03:43:41 UTC 2020

Christoph Kukulies <kuku at> writes:

> Meanwhile, after connecting the drive to an Ubuntu system where it
> probably was undergone an automatic fsck and had been mounted,
> I went back to FBSD with the drive and I was able to mount it.
>> Christoph

The 'e2fsprogs' port (and package) contain fsck programs for ext2, ext3,
ext4, and ext2fs file systems.  I assume that one of those would have
worked to fsck your filesystem.

Carl Johnson		carlj at

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