I'm running an older Dell GX280, with a new 500GB drive and 2GB RAM. Fresh install with my
~ directory copied from an older HD I got the 500GB to replace. I think I'm running ext4 on both my
And, if I run for a few days, I lose my
~/ directory. By which I mean, I can do anything with any file and directory in
~/ if I know what I'm looking for, but if I do
ls, or try tab-completion, or try to view it in nautilus, it hangs. Then, I reboot, and everything is back together.
What is it? Where do I start looking for problems? I don't know where to start Googling for the answer.
jacoby@oz:/var/log$ cat /etc/fstab # /etc/fstab: static file system information. # # Use 'blkid -o value -s UUID' to print the universally unique identifier # for a device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name # devices that works even if disks are added and removed. See fstab(5). # # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass> proc /proc proc nodev,noexec,nosuid 0 0 # / was on /dev/sda1 during installation UUID=4f677505-0b67-47b0-bbb4-858ffc1fe125 / ext4 errors=remount-ro 0 1 # /alt was on /dev/sdb1 during installation UUID=b0eec90c-d312-4123-b78c-7487a3347888 /alt ext4 defaults 0 2 # /home was on /dev/sda6 during installation UUID=1def350e-fe9a-40e3-8162-0a9f7ff8d5ef /home ext4 defaults 0 2 # swap was on /dev/sda5 during installation UUID=e62cd8c5-6088-44a8-84a6-7d399e42d81d none swap sw 0 0 /dev/fd0 /media/floppy0 auto rw,user,noauto,exec,utf8 0 0