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Re: root-partition



Hi,

On Wed, Nov 01, 2000 at 08:46:34PM -0500, Adrian Likins wrote:
> 
>:Paraphrasing from an email from Mike Wangsmo:
> 
> 	lilo -R KERNEL_IMAGE_NAME_HERE rw rootflags=journal=INODE_HERE
> 
> 	On the next boot it will use the root flags, and create
> the journal file.

Correct.  But that only works when the kernel is mounting the root
filesystem, and if the root is actually an init ramdisk (as RedHat
installs by default) then it falls down --- which is exactly why we're
working on a user-mode tool to set the journal up on a live
filesystem.

Cheers,
 Stephen





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