|author||Tom Rhodes <trhodes@FreeBSD.org>||2014-05-23 14:32:57 +0000|
|committer||Tom Rhodes <trhodes@FreeBSD.org>||2014-05-23 14:32:57 +0000|
If called without -T or -t, fsck attempts to detect the
file system type. If this fails, fsck will fail with "unknown file system type" message. PR: 188214
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=266586
Diffstat (limited to 'sbin/fsck')
1 files changed, 13 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/sbin/fsck/fsck.8 b/sbin/fsck/fsck.8
index 3fa113afe0c7..5d2a019ddbfc 100644
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@
-.Dd January 25, 2009
+.Dd May 23, 2014
.Dt FSCK 8
@@ -111,6 +111,18 @@ The disk drive containing each file system is inferred from the shortest prefix
of the device name that ends in a digit; the remaining characters are assumed
to be the partition and slice designators.
+flags are not specified,
+will attempt to determine the file system type and call the
+appropriated file system check utility.
+Failure to detect the file system type will cause
+to fail with a message that the partition has an unknown file system type.
The options are as follows:
.Bl -tag -width indent
.It Fl C