Ubuntu Force a filesystem check

HOWTO: Forcing a filesystem check

Ubuntu makes a filesystem check every 30 boots or something. If for any case, you want a filesystem check you can do it by issuing the following command:

shutdown -rF now

This command will restart Ubuntu and will make a filesystem check.


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