Basic: Doesn't matter if I hibernate or shutdown; my /home partition (sda6) is getting checked for errors every
This is really interfering with my use of the computer, especially in cases where I'm on battery with no access to AC.
Question: Is there a simple way to correct this problem, or is there potentially something dire going on? (Consider that sda6 (/home) is the only
partition getting checked every boot. sda5 (root) and sda7 (swap) never get checked unless it's time for them to be. Come to think on it, sda7 never
Solution under consideration:
Reinstall LM13, formatting sda5, sda6, sda7, retaining their current usages, although probably increasing space in sda5 by another 7GiB and in sda6 by another 13GiB. Backups to another partition of critical files have already been made in preparation.
Toshiba Satellite A505-S6005 on LM17 x64 (MATE/LXDE).
Linux dabbler since 1996. Registered Linux User #547455
Serious Linux user since Linux Mint 9 (also x64).