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[User Script] USB Disk Check at Boot or Hot Plug (improved version)

Discussion in 'Asuswrt-Merlin' started by ColinTaylor, Apr 19, 2019.

  1. ColinTaylor

    ColinTaylor Part of the Furniture

    Mar 31, 2014
    Merlin's firmware version 384.11 and John's V39E1 introduced an enhancement to the pre-mount user script that makes identifying the filesystems present on a USB disk more reliable. This can be used to create improved versions of the current scripts that automatically check or repair disks (i.e. fsck).

    For more information and example scripts see the wiki here.
    For people that don't want to write their own script @thelonelycoder has updated amtm to include this enhanced method. He has also retained the previous method for compatibility with older firmware releases.
    a5m, Zastoff, faria and 6 others like this.
  2. octopus

    octopus Very Senior Member

    Jul 17, 2012
    Thank you.
    I have incorporated it in my "pre-mount" script and set maximum mount count: to 20 times.
    tune2fs -c 20 /dev/sda1
    ColinTaylor likes this.