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Re: [PATCH] xfs_repair is recommended over xfs_check.

To: Richard Scobie <richard@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] xfs_repair is recommended over xfs_check.
From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2011 11:23:06 +1100
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 10:53:16AM +1300, Richard Scobie wrote:
> Is there currently now any situation where xfs_check would be used
> in preference to xfs_repair?
> 
> If not, perhaps xfs_check could be deprecated.

xfs_check is one of the ways we test that xfs_repair is doing the
right thing. Having two implementation that you can use to compare
results is a good thing.....

Cheers,

Dave.
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Dave Chinner
david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

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