Re: 2.2.18/ext2: special file corruption?

From: Walter Hofmann (
Date: Mon Feb 26 2001 - 12:16:34 EST

Ulrich Windl schrieb am Montag, den 26. Februar 2001:

> I had an interesting effect: Due to NVdriver I had a lot of system
> freezes, and I had to reboot. Using e2fsck 1.19a (SuSE 7.1) I got the
> message that one specific "Special (device/socket/fifo) inode .. has
> non-zero size. FIXED."

I see them too on every fsck (after a crash). I'm using e2fsck 1.19 (but
not from SuSE. The rpm was built on, but I can't
remember where I got it from).

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