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Old 11-19-2008
FSCK root file system (/dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/rootvol)

Hi,

I need to fsck the root file system on my Solaris 9 server. It is a UFS file system but it is under Veritas control. I want to know which fsck I need to use to check the file system. The default Solaris fsck (/usr/sbin/fsck) or the Veritas (/lib/fs/vxfs/sparcv9/fsck) fsck? I take it I need to use the veritas fsck?

Also is my procedure for checking the root file system correct?

Bring down server to OK>

OK> boot cdrom -s
Code:
#fsck -F -y ufs /dev/vx/rdsk/bootdg/rootvol

Thanks for your help.

Last edited by Yogesh Sawant; 04-10-2011 at 11:29 AM.. Reason: added code tags
# 2  
Old 11-19-2008
You can use the fsck command on the CD just include the '-F vxfs' option.
# 3  
Old 11-19-2008
this should do it

Code:
fsck -F vxfs -o full,nolog /dev/vx/rdsk/bootdg/rootvol

# 4  
Old 11-21-2008
Thanks for your help guys. The file system is now cleanSmilie

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