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Old 08-05-2004, 06:47 AM   #1
kevintxu
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what is the command to upgrade ext2 to ext3?


^^^

and how do i check what file system i'm using now?

thx
 
Old 08-05-2004, 07:20 AM   #2
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Thumbs up SOLUTION

to check
$ emacs /etc/fstab
your OS should have them listed there per partition
(emacs, nano, vi, whatever editor you use)

to convert
# tune2fs -j /dev/hda1
(where hda is an ATA device and 1 is the first partition. sda1 for SCSI or SATA)

make sure your kernel supports it as a module, or built in (if it's a boot device)


Thanx 2:
http://www.zip.com.au/~akpm/linux/ext3/ext3-usage.html

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