|author||Kirk McKusick <mckusick@FreeBSD.org>||2010-07-22 18:33:10 +0000|
|committer||Kirk McKusick <mckusick@FreeBSD.org>||2010-07-22 18:33:10 +0000|
Note that foreground fsck should be run after a filesystem related panic.
Suggested by: Mikhail Teterin (mi@) MFC after: 1 week
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=210382
Diffstat (limited to 'sbin/fsck')
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/sbin/fsck/fsck.8 b/sbin/fsck/fsck.8
index a4f6d4b0cca1..c7cb0a5999ba 100644
@@ -169,6 +169,17 @@ so the check program is invoked with the
flag to indicate that a check on the active file system should be done.
When running in background mode,
only one file system at a time will be checked.
+Note that background
+is limited to checking for only the most commonly occuring
+file system abnormalities.
+Under certain circumstances,
+some errors can escape background
+It is recommended that you perform foreground
+on your systems periodically and whenever you encounter
.It Fl t Ar fstype