On 28 Nov, Rishi Chopra <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > /dev/da0s1a: BAD SUPER BLOCK: VALUES IN SUPER BLOCK DISAGREE > WITH THOSE IN FIRST ALTERNATE /dev/da0s1a: UNEXPECTED > INCONSISTENCY: RUN fsck MANUALLY
> How can I fix this error so that the machine boots normally? > I am unable to run fsck from the prompt by just typing > 'fsck'.... I have this problem quite often in my version - 5.1-Release #9. The trick is to never reboot. <g> The bad superblock is always found on my second partition, mounted on /disc2 (of which I use half a gig as swap space, the other 5.5gigs do absolutely nowt) Sorry. Let's cut to the chase. Type "newfs /dev/da0s1a" and you should get back on the ball fairly quickly. John -- _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"