when you installed felicia did you change your filesystem? i use reiserfs and it doesn't have that behavior.if you are at all worried you can initiate a filesystem check yourself by rebooting-selecting recovery mode and selecting fsck from the menu.
No I did not do anything like that. I think I selected / for the drive ( in which Elyssa was & installed. I think it was a system generated check in Elyssa- possibly changed in Felicia. Husse would know Waiting for him to comment