I installed Linux Mint 12 KDE, and I would like to check the root partition for any errors.
How do I check the root partition with fsck at boot time?
You can use shutdown command for this too.
Here is another way to do this:
then the filesystem will be checked, and once all is good you should do
I have assumed that the max-mount-count was set to 60, you should find out before issuing the first command with