Re: PROBLEM: ext2 superblock issue on 2.4.1-ac20

From: Andreas Dilger (
Date: Wed Feb 21 2001 - 19:51:20 EST

You write:
> I just oldconfiged linux kernel with my 2.4.1 .config. When I boot the new
> 2.4.1-ac20 kernel, I get a message saying that my ext2 superblock is
> corrupted.

The exact message would be helpful.

> I get a message asking me to run e2fsck -b 8193 <...hdd dev..>

This is an e2fsck message, indicating you may have a corrupt superblock,
or the superblock has unsupported features. Which version of e2fsck do
you have?

Cheers, Andreas

Andreas Dilger  \ "If a man ate a pound of pasta and a pound of antipasto,
                 \  would they cancel out, leaving him still hungry?"               -- Dogbert
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