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
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