RE: nslu2 + big disks
- On Fri, 2007-11-02 at 19:59 -0400, Olivier Drouin wrote:
> Sorry I didnt have any time to wait, so I bought a 250 go disk of the sameI am not sure what happens.
> model (Seagate baracude sata) and was able to make it work. I really like
> what this little thing can do so maybe I'll buy one for myself and provide
> you with the logs. But still, I have a theory, try this if it's not working
> for you:
> # mount -t ext3 /dev/sda1 /share/hdd/data
> Yes, I know, it's in the doc. This is not:
> # mount -t ext3 /dev/sda2 /share/hdd/conf
> That was a problem I encountered with the 250 gb. I think that was my problem
> with the 500 gb too. The unsling script was complaining about the "data"
> partition not being clean but the "conf" partition was not even mounted,
> hence the error. The disk gets mounted at some point cause you see it in
> the web interface but it gets unmounted right after. I cant confirm but try
> it if it doesn’t work for you.
But maybe the fsck fails before mounting the data paratition.
After that the startup stops and the system hangs.
It's really a problem which we should solve sometime soon.
- On Sat, 2007-11-03 at 17:28 +0100, Marcel Nijenhof wrote:
>I tested memory usage during a "fsck -fn /dev/sda1" on the
> It's really a problem which we should solve sometime soon.
# df -h /
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/sda1 287G 14G 259G 5% /
# df -i /
Filesystem Inodes IUsed IFree IUse% Mounted on
/dev/sda1 38158336 125663 38032673 1% /
This fsck took almost a half hour and caused a increase of swap
of 37 MB.
Does anyone know when and how the fsck is performed?
Is it done before or after adding the swap?