In response to Jim <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > I have a computer that is in a situation where it is losing power > occasionally. All but one of the filesystems are going along fine. > Once file system seems to lose data on a power outage. Even if it only > reads a file, and doesn't write it, it may still lose a file (ex, > about half the audio files on my xmms playlist, a couple data files in > my wine directory that, to my knowledge, are unlikely to be written > after they are first installed). > > What I'd like to do is get an output of the flags and options on my > filesystems to see what is different between that filesystem and the > others. Any suggestion on how to do that? This particular FS has > lasted through several rebuilds since it doesn't hold OS critical > stuff, just data files.
tunefs -p and/or dumpfs -m > Any suggestions? Sounds like you're on the right track with hunting this down. Perhaps turn softupdates off and mount the filesystem sync if you're seeing lots of power outages. -- Bill Moran http://www.potentialtech.com _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"