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Fixdisk advice please

digitl

Member
Fixdisk has been running for 3+ hours and I've accepted repairs to probably 3 dozen sectors. It now seems to have stuck. Has it? What do I do now?

Error at LBA 1446671661
Do you wish to attempt repair of the bad block? [Y/N]: y
Skipped repair of LBA 1446671661

Checking partition tables...

MBR Status: MBR only
GPT Status: not present

Using superblock 0 on sda1
Using superblock 0 on sda2
Using superblock 0 on sda3
Dev: /dev/sda LBA: 1446658211
LBA: 1446658211 is on partition /dev/sda2, start: 2104515, bad sector offset: 1444553696
dumpe2fs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)
Using superblock 0
Block size: 4096
LBA 1446658211 maps to file system block 180569212 on /dev/sda2

Checking to see if this block is in use...
debugfs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)
Block 180569212 is marked as in use

Searching for inode...
debugfs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)


Checking partition tables...

MBR Status: MBR only
GPT Status: not present

Using superblock 0 on sda1
Using superblock 0 on sda2
Using superblock 0 on sda3
Dev: /dev/sda LBA: 1446658211
LBA: 1446658211 is on partition /dev/sda2, start: 2104515, bad sector offset: 1444553696
dumpe2fs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)
Using superblock 0
Block size: 4096
LBA 1446658211 maps to file system block 180569212 on /dev/sda2

Checking to see if this block is in use...
debugfs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)
Block 180569212 is marked as in use

Searching for inode...
debugfs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)
 

MymsMan

Ad detector
Fixdisk can be very Very slow
Be patient and leave overnight if necessary

There is an option you can specify when starting it to reply y to all prompts.
 

Trev

The Dumb One
I think you can start it with a switch that lets it get on with it without a user input to repeatedly hit the 'Y' key, but I don't know how to use it.
 
OP
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digitl

Member
No. I tried Ctrl + ] from the Putty window but nothing changed. I happened to check access through my browser and was able to cancel it from there.
 
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