Repairing a Time Machine Volume

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I get messages about needing to start a new backup frequently, and because I backup a lot of data this takes forever and is really annoying. I have found the following method for repairing a TM volume: chflags -R nouchg /Volumes/[yourshare]/[whatever].sparsebundle hdiutil attach -nomount -noverify -noautofsck /Volumes/[yourshare]/[whatever].sparsebundle fsck_hfs -drfy /dev/disk3s2 In the sparsebundle file is… Read more »