This manual page documents briefly the
This manual page was written for the
distribution (but may be used by others), because the original
program does not have a manual page.
checks the consistency of a
file system given by
R file .
Unlike other file system checkers, it does not attempt to repair a broken
file system. This is not a deficiency as
is not subject to the kind of corruption that a writable file system may
is also able to extract the contents of the file system.
Give a brief help message.
Turn on verbose mode.
I -x dir
In addition to checking the given file system, extract its contents into
R dir .
is written by Linus Torvalds and Daniel Quinlan. Manual page added by