- Why does 'e2fsck -n' show wrong inode/block counts while being executed on a mounted filesystem?
fsck from util-linux-ng 2.17.2 e2fsck 1.41.12 (17-May-2010) Warning! /dev/sda1 is mounted. Warning: skipping journal recovery because doing a read-only filesystem check. /dev/sda1 contains a file system with errors, check forced. Pass 1: Checking inodes, blocks, and sizes Pass 2: Checking directory structure Pass 3: Checking directory connectivity Pass 4: Checking reference counts Pass 5: Checking group summary information Free blocks count wrong (465259, counted=451937). Fix? no Free inodes count wrong (127978, counted=127977). Fix? no /dev/sda1: ********** WARNING: Filesystem still has errors ********** /dev/sda1: 38/128016 files (2.6% non-contiguous), 46741/512000 blocks
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