[CentOS] Automatic disk check

Thu Apr 7 12:30:20 UTC 2005
Mike Kercher <mike at CamaroSS.net>


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From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf
Of Chris Weisiger
Sent: Wednesday, April 06, 2005 10:22 PM
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Subject: Re: [CentOS] Automatic disk check

centos.org_list at 000a.com wrote:

> You know how if you do an improper shutdown and then boot up, the 
> server prompts you to run a file system check if you press "Y" within
> 5 seconds? Well, this is great but sometimes not practical in remote 
> access situations when we call our datacenter to say reboot a hang 
> server and they have no monitor or keyboard hooked up to the system.
> Is there a way to have the system forced to automatically fo the 
> filesystem check every time it boots up, if there's a need for it, ie:
> WITHOUT hitting "Y"?
> I couldn't find the answer to this one in docs or FAQs.  If I missed 
> it, a simple pointer to the source would be of great help.
> Thank you,
> Chris
> .
>You create the following file:
>and place the following in it:

If a problem is encountered during the fsck, will the system automagically
fix it?