Junichi Saito (
Wed, 18 Feb 1998 23:52:15 +0100 (CET)

On Wed, 18 Feb 1998, Alan Cox wrote:

>> I tried the 'e2fsck -b 8193 /dev/sda1' suggested and could retrieve some
>> files. But while I was trying to retrieve files, the same error message
>> reappeared and the disk became unusable again.
>Ok your disk has a media error that isnt going to go away, if you have
>the space copy the partition to another disk and fsck the copy.

Do you mean copy by dd if= etc ? Impossible. Any partition isn't
recognized now. The disk appears only as 'sda'.

                  Junichi Saito <>

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