Rick Campbell (
Sat, 24 Oct 1998 10:55:03 -0400

    Date: Fri, 23 Oct 1998 06:52:20 -0400 (EDT)
> I ran fsck on /dev/pda1 and it reported errors and proceeded to fix them,
    fsck fixed the metadata errors. It doesn't attempt to access data blocks.
    If there's a bad block in a data area, it won't help.

When I read the first message in this thread, I wondered whether the
cartridge was formatted with a ``quick format'' or a slow one that
finds bad blocks. If it was a quick format, it might be worth trying
again with a full format.


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