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Re: Max Mount Count



Hi,

On Wed, Jun 06, 2001 at 05:13:36PM -0600, Andreas Dilger wrote:

> > Another trick you can play if you're using LVM and ext3 is to schedule
> > a cron job every month or so which takes take a snapshot of the ext3
> > filesystem, and then run e2fsck -n on the read-only snapshot in the
> > wee hours of the morning.  If the e2fsck turns up any problems, then
> > the script can send mail to the administrator informing him that
> > there's a problem, and that downtime should be scheduled so that the
> > filesystem can be unmounted and fixed.
> 
> We need to add the LVM/ext3 integration before we can do this.

Or just implement writable snapshots, and let the fsck do its own
recovery.

--Stephen





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