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Old 09-21-2007, 01:02 PM   #1
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access ext3 parttition from windows

is there any way to access ext3 partitions of Linux from windows (read only) ?
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Old 09-21-2007, 02:01 PM   #3
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Yes, I use that driver, and it does work quite well.

You should note, however that it does not allow you to access ext2/etx3 file systems created in a Logical Volume. (This is quite reasonable since a LV can contain file systems on any type, so the Windows driver would have to deal with an additional level of abstraction and support almost all Linux file types. Perhaps some future release will do that, but it's "good enough" for me right now.)

You didn't ask this, but the ntfs-3g driver will give you r/w access to your ntfs drives from your Linux OS.
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access ext3 from windows

thank you very much ext2ifs makes the file system read write thats amazing !!!


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