Corrupt Superblock on /home
fedora at westexe.demon.co.uk
Fri Feb 10 21:28:49 UTC 2006
Nancy Merckle wrote:
> I tried "mount /dev/hdb1 -vt ext3 /mnt/hdb1" and got
> mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/hdb1,
> missing codepage or other error
> In some cases useful info is found in syslog - try
> dmesg | tail or so
> I can't remember the command I used next, but I wound up getting the
> result of a "bad magic number in superblock"
You might like to investigate
mount -vt ext3 -o sb=131072 /dev/hdb1 /misc/
which should use an alternative superblock.
Hope this helps,
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