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Re: Creating an ext3 device



Steven Rubenstein wrote:
> 
> Is there a way to create an ext3 filesystem (such as mke2fs will create
> an ext2 filesystem)?  Is there a way to convert a vfat or ext2
> filesystem to ext3?

Hi,

To create an ext3 FS from scratch: 
	mke2fs -j /dev/device-name
To converte an existing ext2 to ext3 : 
	tune2fs -j /dev/device-name
(the partition can be mounted). It is not possible to convert other FS
to ext3. 
http://www.zip.com.au/~akpm/linux/ext3/ext3-usage.html


Liu





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