Hmm, sounds good Prionnsias (in theory), however this was not the case.
I still use /boot as ext2 (only partition that I did not convert) - and the
only partition that was still cool. When booting a previous kernel or one
with no ext3, it failed to mount the partitions. Maybe this was an isolated
I rescued it and pondered killing it and putting reiserFS back on - `think I
did actually, yes I did, Mandrake 8.1 with resierFS instead.
From: Breathnach, Proinnsias (Dublin)
[mailto:breatpro at exchange.ie.ml.com]
Sent: Friday, November 02, 2001 10:00 AM
To: Wynne, Conor
Subject: RE: [ILUG] Redhat Lionux 7.2 - Problem in network configuration
Not as such, but you can always mount an ext3 partition as ext2 without
problems. That's the whole point of it. Okay you lose the logging part, but
for rescue purposes you're not going to be too fussed now, are you ?
> -----Original Message-----
> Does the ilug BBC support ext3 now? Niall?
> I had a pain fixing it as I couldn't find the rescue disk and have an old
> BBC :(
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