How To Fix A OS File System Corruption In OVM (Doc ID 2264993.1)

Last updated on JUNE 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When a VM has a file system corruption in the OS disk, the VM can be started in single user mode, mount the file system and run the fsck to fix the corruption or the disk can be mounted in another working VM and run the fsck from this VM, this is the procedure that this note explains.

Solution

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