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Re: Again Some kind of bug ? anyway



Benjamin Larsson wrote:
> 
> Ok it was late. I got a vanilla slack8. Grabbed the 2.4.13. Grabbed the
> ext3 patch and checked the web site. It said that the minumum req was
> e2fsprogs 1.22. (Which I think I had. Got that version number anyway.)
> Compiled the kernel with that recomended extra option. Rebooted, tried
> to convert my 60 gig ext2 disk to ext3. Started tune2fs, at the
> beginning I noticed some disk activity, but tune2fs didn't get passed
> the first line of output and just used up all of my spare cpu cycles. At
> first I thought, I got a big disk maybe it takes 30 minutes or so, but I
> soon realised that it didn't work. So I thought, well it couldn't hurt
> to try with the latest version of e2fsprogs(1.25), so I did. And it
> worked and I got happy. But as the web site mentioned that 1.22 was the
> minimum and I couldn't get it to work, I thought I should at least
> report that.

Yep, thanks.  I updated the web site yesterday.





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