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Re: [OCLUG-Tech] reiserfs trouble

On Saturday 02 April 2005 21:26, Patrick Smith wrote:
> Mike wrote:
>  > Partition /dev/hda5 is mounted with write permissions, cannot check it
>  > fsck.reiserfs /dev/hda5 failed (status 0x10) run manualy
> I think reiserfsck simply refuses to run on a partition that is mounted
> read-write.  You should run it with the partition not mounted at all, if
> possible, or mounted read-only otherwise.
> If this is your root partition, you want things to happen in this order:
> - mount it read-only
> - fsck
> - remount it read-write

When I ran the reiserfsck from rescue and knoppix it was unmounted 

> Check your startup script(s) and boot options.

boot.device-mapper looks OK
/boot/menu.lst wasn't changed  the new kernel is linked to vmlinuz