bad blocks

Ben Elliston bje at
Tue Feb 19 14:40:22 EST 2002

>>>>> "Martijn" == Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog at> writes:

  Martijn> There is a badblocks program which can be used to scan for badblocks, though
  Martijn> I don't really know whether it's ext2 specific or not. As to a vfat version
  Martijn> of fsck, there's this dos program called scandisk which does that. Why would
  Martijn> some person write a linux version when the dos version is fine?

Err, because it's not free software?


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