After being cut from power the Pi booted into a read-only emergency/recovery mode. I cant run fsck nor make any changes not even if I plug the SD card into a different PC. Also SSH wont work on the Pi, so external access isnt an option either.

The Pi spits several error messages: EXT4-fs error (device mmcblk0p2):...

Google searches lead me to no working results.

Do I just have to do a new install?

marked as duplicate by Mokubai Aug 13 at 22:03

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  • SD card is hosed, replace it. – Moab Aug 13 at 21:56