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Help - corrupted files on my minix partitions
Yup, it's the newbie again: On Friday I found that some of my files
and directories on my minix partitions had become corrupted (doing an
"ls -l" gave a question mark in the first column). It got worse over
the weekend, resulting in me having to re-minit one of the partitions
(even fsck virtually gave up, after getting stuck in a neverending
Things _seemed_ to be better, as I reinstalled various files, but
yesterday it decided to zap my passwd file - TWICE!
My question is, am I doing anything wrong? Yes, I know it's a bit of
an open question, but particularly do I need to do anything before I
switch off the computer. I already logout of all pty's and exit
TOSWIN, but is there a "sync" or something similar that I should be
using - if so, where can I find it?