What does bad data fork in inode... mean while running xfs_repair on an Endura recorder?

Issue

Question about a data fork message during an xfs repair

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • NVR5100 all versions
  • DVR5300 all versions
  • NSM5200 all versions

Cause

Data fork message explanation requested

Resolution

Any type of data fork message means there is a problem with the data structure. This is xfs corruption and indicates that it will either be repaired or removed.