My Oracle Support Banner

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

Last updated on MAY 26, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.