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    SubjectRe: e2fs + large disk == slug?
    > under parse_options in super.c of ext2:
    >
    > else if (!strcmp (this_char, "nocheck")) {
    > clear_opt (*mount_options, CHECK_NORMAL);
    > clear_opt (*mount_options, CHECK_STRICT);
    > }
    >
    > Not sure if you can specify 'nocheck' on the boot line, but you could put
    > those lines of code in to prevent checks for (all of) your ext2
    > filesystems. I'm not going to argue whether it's a bad thing or not (it
    > probably would eventually be bad), just that it's possible.

    According to the fstab(5) man page:

    If the sixth field is not pre-
    sent or zero, a value of zero is returned and fsck will
    assume that the filesystem does not need to be checked.
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    Trevor Johnson


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