[CentOS] unattended fsck on boot

Brian Marshall brian at smiz.biz
Wed Nov 8 16:09:24 UTC 2006

I checked on 2 of my systems as this is something I have looked for
recently. Neither of my systems have the file /etc/sysconfig/autofsck there
is only an autofs file. Do I need to create this file?

> From: Tom Brown <tom at ng23.net>
> Reply-To: CentOS mailing list <centos at centos.org>
> Date: Wed, 08 Nov 2006 14:45:18 +0000
> To: CentOS mailing list <centos at centos.org>
> Subject: Re: [CentOS] unattended fsck on boot
>> If your system boots after an unclean shutdown you can set it up to do
>> an autofsck, e.g. an unattended and hands-free fsck. Just go to
>> /etc/sysconfig/autofsck and change the option from 'no' to 'yes'. The
>> next time you reboot after an unclean shitdown, for whatever reason, you
>> will be prompted to say 'Yes to stop autofsck'. If you don't respond it
>> will do an automatic autofsck.
> yes but this will not answer Y to fix the issues on the disk which is
> what the OP asked for
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