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How can i restore Linux system if its /root file system is corrupted?

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Could you clarify what you mean by "/root file system is corrupted" ? Some error message perhaps would be very helpful. –  Systemsninja Sep 25 '09 at 11:31

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The easiest way is to boot from a Live Distro like Knoppix, and run fsck

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It's spelled fsck. –  grawity Sep 25 '09 at 13:24
    
A downvote for a typo? ROTFL, you are someone –  AlberT Sep 25 '09 at 13:31
    
tough crowd. +1 for fixing said typo. –  egorgry Sep 25 '09 at 13:57
    
+1 because you are right ! –  Antoine Benkemoun Sep 25 '09 at 14:25

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