SD card in XO-1.5 external slot

James Cameron quozl at
Sat Nov 28 05:34:44 EST 2009

On 28/11/2009, at 8:06 PM, Martin Langhoff wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 28, 2009 at 5:00 AM, Mikus Grinbergs <mikus at> wrote:
>> me, or the hardware, or the software -- but I've had to run 'fsck'
>> several times this November on my XO-1.5's SD card -- because of
>> significant corruption of the (ext2) filesystem on that card.
> Makes sense. Due to a problem in how / was being mounted & chrooted
> into, we never completed the unmount at shutdown time. When this was
> happening, our / was also 'dirty' but ext3 journal magic hides that.

Ah, I remember now.  Yes, this may have had an impact, if the failure to umount / also affected the additional SD card that Mikus was using.

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