[MPlayer-users] Help! XFree86 4.1.0 crashing when...
lgb at lgb.hu
Sun Oct 14 19:05:14 CEST 2001
Oh sorry ... so hdc1 is swap and hdc2 is corrupted because of swap?
I thing this can be caused by:
1. wrong partition table (overlaping partitions?)
2. repartitioned harddisk without running mkswap again
or something similar I'm only guessing
On Sun, Oct 14, 2001 at 09:08:22PM +0530, Dr. C. Mondal wrote:
> > I has my suspicions on the VM management of Linux.
> > I got the first partition of my extra HD configured as swap.
> > /dev/hdc2 /HDC2 ext2 defaults 0 0
> > Now I find that the superblock is completely corrupted and the disk is
> > no longer accessible.
> > It could be a HD problem, but before my last boot I could access inner
> > directories but not the root and top level directories on that disk.
> ARGHHHH! I hope you're joking!! PLEASE. You can use a partition as swap
> partition or as file system (like ext2). If you use a partition as swap
> space OF COURSE it will be overwritten by swapped data! It's the normal
> behaviour for the first time when notion of 'swap partition' born.
> - Gabor
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