> > Jerry McAllister <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > > > Hi all, > > > > > > Does someone know how to reliably run a checksum of sorts on a filesystem, > > > to be able > > > > > > to verify filesystem integrity after a restore from dump level 0 has > > > occurred? > > <snip the potential problems with dump/md5> > > Could you use something like tripwire (which does an md5 of each file on the > filesystem and stores them in a database for later verification)? > > I think tripwire only checks executable files, but the approach should work > with all files.
But, of course, you still would have to have all the checksums done before the dump was done (or at least before a disk failed or was otherwise smotched) if you wanted to verify a restore. ////jerry > > -- > Bill Moran > Potential Technologies > http://www.potentialtech.com > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"