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[PATCH] xfs_repair is recommended over xfs_check.

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Subject: [PATCH] xfs_repair is recommended over xfs_check.
From: Arkadiusz Miśkiewicz <arekm@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 21:49:37 +0100
Cc: Arkadiusz Miśkiewicz <arekm@xxxxxxxx>
I see "use xfs_repair instead of xfs_check" hint on xfs@irc, mailing
lists and other places but the first source of information (xfs_check
man page) doesn't mention this. Improve that.

Signed-off-by: Arkadiusz Miśkiewicz <arekm@xxxxxxxx>
---
 man/man8/xfs_check.8 |    6 ++++++
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/man/man8/xfs_check.8 b/man/man8/xfs_check.8
index 33c3894..620d0fc 100644
--- a/man/man8/xfs_check.8
+++ b/man/man8/xfs_check.8
@@ -34,6 +34,12 @@ flag. The filesystem should normally be unmounted or 
read-only
 during the execution of
 .BR xfs_check .
 Otherwise, spurious problems are reported.
+.PP
+Note that using
+.B xfs_check
+is NOT recommended. Please use 
+.BR xfs_repair " " \-n
+instead, for better scalability and speed.
 .SH
 OPTIONS
 .TP
-- 
1.7.7.3

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