[maemo-users] Missing space on MMC2

From: Eero Tamminen eero.tamminen at nokia.com
Date: Fri Jun 6 12:55:54 EEST 2008

ext Torsten Hoefler wrote:
> [ to the mailing-list admin: please reject my previous mail to the list
> (was sent from the wrong account) ]
> On Fri, Jun 06, 2008 at 10:12:07AM +0200, Frantisek Dufka wrote:                
>> Torsten Hoefler wrote:                                                        
>>> I was trying to unmount mmc2 (to fscheck or reformat) but it seems to be     
>>> busy ... lsof shows no open files. Same thing after a reboot:                
>>> -------                                                                      
>>> Nokia-N810-51-3:/media# umount mmc2                                          
>>> umount: cannot umount /media/mmc2: Device or resource busy                   
>>> Nokia-N810-51-3:/media# lsof|grep mmc2                                       
>>> Nokia-N810-51-3:/media#                                                      
>>> -------                                                                      
>> maybe you have swapfile enabled?                                              
>> # cat /proc/swaps                                                             
>> # swapoff /media/mmc2/.swap                                                   
> ah, I forgot - that's it! Thanks!                                               
> Great - the dosfsck tool doesn't work. It asks me to fix the problem, I         
> say yes, but it doesn't fix it. Running with -a helped (the input seems         
> to be broken).

Sorry, what means "input seems to be broken"?

Dosfsck needs often to be run several times and it might run out of
memory (depending on the FAT content, it may require more RAM than is
available on the device).   Easiest way is plug in USB cable and fix
the card from the desktop though.

> Btw. how can I change the location of the swapfile? It doesn't show up          
> in /etc/fstab?                                                                  
> Fixed the problem.                                                              

	- Eero

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