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Date:      Tue, 21 Apr 2020 17:13:20 +1000
From:      Scott <freebsd-lists-5@thismonkey.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Should fsck honour "failok" in fstab as mount does?
Message-ID:  <20200421071319.GA98163@thismonkey.com>

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Hi,

mount ignores failed mount attempts when "failok" is specified as an option 
in /etc/fstab allowing the boot process to continue.

However, fsck does not, and I think it should.  It shouldn't mark an FS as 
clean, obviously, just not drop into single-user mode - let mount do that 
when it tries to mount an FS without the "failok" option.

Thoughts?

Scott



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