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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi i am looking for some help with a question relating to the creation of the ext3 file system.
"Why is it good practice not to have a file system mounted whilst you try to create it?"
I have searched google but not had any luck in finding out what the actual dangers are of creating a file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: allan1986
2. Red Hat
Is there any way to conver ext4 to ext3 filesystem without formatting the partition/disk ..
Had ext3 filesystem and had converted it to ext4 by issuing following command
# tune2fs -O extents,uninit_bg,dir_index /dev/sda1
# fsck -pf /dev/sda1
# blkid /dev/sda1
/dev/sda1:... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Shirishlnx
IM very curious about one thing
Im currently playing with a test server SLES x64 SP2, and I got to a serious issue which is really sorry for the word pissing me off. :mad:
I created an pv, then vg and finaly some lv's which is fine.
I mounted then and everything worked fine... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: kl1ngac1k
I'm having problem mounting ext3 & ntfs partitions on my PC-BSD OS.
Can anyone please help me out here.
What are the changes required to be done in fstab??
Are there any patches to be installed?? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: void_man()
Is it possible to mount linux file systems in sun solaris ? and if its possible what -f name i should use ? (3 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was installing linux, so i want to know the basic difference between /ext2 and /ext3 filetype..
what is the significance of using /ext2 and /ext3
Vasikaran (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vasikaran
7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
As i'm sure you all know, ext2 (and then ext3) is the most widely used linux fs... but some distros (SUSE & Debian) are now chosing to either use by default, or at least give the option of using ReiserFS.
What is it about ReiserFS that's so great exactly? I understand that it has a limitless... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: fishsponge
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to delete my red hat partitions so I can restructure my computer's hard drive. I want to delete the Boot, /, and Swapspace partitions so I can rearrange my drive and install some other systems. In partition magic when I attempt to delete the Ext3 partitions, it reads as not being able to... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: djtrippin
9. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
what do you think about the ext3 journal filesystem?? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: comadreja
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I reinstalled my Linux box with RedHat 7.2 and used the ext3 journaling file system. This thing is a pig now. There isn't much running on the box, and performance is sad. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: 98_1LE