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enableJournaling.sh -- Enable journaling on an HFS+ volume

Synopsis

sudo enableJournaling.sh
sudo enableJournaling.sh <mountPoint> <computerName> <currentUsername>

Description

This script enables the journaling feature on the specified HFS+ volume. Journaling can help protect a drive against corruption in the event of power loss or power failure and can also expedite the repair process if a bad sector is found. This script was designed to take advantage of The Casper Suite automatically passing the <mountPoint> parameter. For further description of file system journaling, see: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2355

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