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Old 23rd April 2012, 07:34 PM
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Dropping to debug shell at start up

HI all I am using Fedora 16 , with 3.3.2 kernel version,
On start up I have see the beow error.


dracut Warning: e2fsck returned with 4

dracut Warning:_Fedora-16-Beta-contains a file system with errors, check forced.

dracut Warning:_Fedora-16-Beta-: Inodes that were part of a corrupted orphan linked list found.

dracut Warning: * An error occured during the file system check.

dracut Warning: * Dropping you to a shell; the system will try

dracut Warning: * to mount the filesystem(s), when you leave the shell.

dracut Warning:

Dropping to debug shell.

sh: can't access tty; job control turned off

(Repair filesystem):/#





I use a dual boot system with Window 7 as other boot, apart from that I have three partitioned Harddisk one each for Linux nd Windows and one for Data,,..

Please suggest as needful
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Old 25th April 2012, 01:21 AM
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Re: Dropping to debug shell at start up

Run fsck manually at the debug shell.
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Old 25th April 2012, 11:13 AM
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Re: Dropping to debug shell at start up

Code:
fdisk -l
Find your broken partition then run

Code:
e2fsck /dev/sdXY
on that partition from the debug shell or a Fedora 16 (non beta) live cd.

You probably lost some files.

Check the smart values for that drive with

Code:
smartctl -a /dev/sdX
When it's up and running again you should run a self test on that drive

Code:
smartctl -t long /dev/sdX
This will take a couple of hours depending on the size of the drive since it's trying to read all sectors on that drive.
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