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Re: [PATCH] Add ext2/3/4-specific _check_extN_filesystem function

To: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Add ext2/3/4-specific _check_extN_filesystem function
From: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2009 12:11:16 -0400
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <1250607467-15085-1-git-send-email-tytso@xxxxxxx>
References: <1250607467-15085-1-git-send-email-tytso@xxxxxxx>
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.19 (2009-01-05)
On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 10:57:47AM -0400, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
> The _check_generic_filesystem function doesn't force a full filesystem
> check, so filesystem inconsistencies after a test wouldn't be noticed.
> To fix this, I added an extN specific check filesystem function.

Looks like the only difference between the generic and the extN
check routine is the addition of -f to the fsck command line.  What
about just introducing a _fsck_args similar to _mount_opts where
filesystems can set their additional required mount options?

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