jfs_fscklog with option -e device extracts the contents of either the most recent or immediately prior (specified with option -p) JFS fsck service log from the specified device, and writes the output to a file. The file name may be specified with the -f option, or the default file name is <pwd>fscklog.new. If the -p option is used, the default file name is <pwd>fscklog.old.
jfs_fscklog with option -d formats and displays the contents of the extracted file.
jfs_fscklog with options -d and -e device extracts and displays the JFS fsck service log.
file.name must be 127 characters or less in length.
file.name will be created in the present working directory unless it is fully qualified.
Extract the most recent JFS fsck log on /dev/hda5 into <pwd>fscklog.new:
Extract the most recent JFS fsck log on /dev/hdb3 into /temp/l9651107.log:
Display the JFS fsck log that was extracted into /temp/l9651107.log:
Extract and display the previous JFS fsck log from /dev/hda8:
If you find a bug in JFS or jfs_fscklog, please report it via the bug tracking system ("Report Bugs" section) of the JFS project web site:
Please send as much pertinent information as possible, including any jfs_fscklog error messages and the complete output of running jfs_fsck with the -v option on the JFS device.
Barry Arndt (firstname.lastname@example.org)jfs_fscklog is maintained by IBM.
See the JFS project web site for more details: http://oss.software.ibm.com/jfs