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Old 07-24-2008, 12:46 PM   #1
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installing reiserfs into fedora


We are running Fedora Core 9 on one of our systems, and the question was asked if it is possible to install the reiserfs filesystem. If so, what is the name of the package? Thanks.
 
Old 07-25-2008, 06:24 AM   #2
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I don't think Fedora supports reiserfs, I have just installed GParted, and it will format ext2, ext3, fat16, fat32, linux swap and ntfs.
Reisefs is in there but not highlighted, maybe it needs a kernel module to make it work.
 
Old 07-25-2008, 07:40 AM   #3
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maybe it needs a kernel module to make it work.
indeed - the kernel support is a prerequisite to using it - as well as the tools to create, manipulate, check reiserfs.
http://www.fedorafaq.org/#reiserjfs
they state:
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You cannot use SELinux on ReiserFS or JFS
I don't know why.
 
Old 07-25-2008, 02:55 PM   #4
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Well reiserfs is enabled in the fedora kernel. You have to install the utilities if you want to create one.

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yum install reiserfsprogs
If it isn't reiserfsprogs then it is reiserfsutils. Note that fedora does not support reiser4 though.

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Old 07-22-2017, 02:15 AM   #5
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Just for reference: It's now called reiserfs-utils
so,
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  dnf install reiserfs-utils
is your friend
 
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Fedora Core 9 ?

Seriously ?.
 
  


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