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Re: ext3 and 2.4.x kernels



no you dont have to worry about it. Redhat up2date does upgrade your kernel 
painlessly from updates.redhat.com using kernel RPM and ext3 works pretty 
well as well.

- vinny


On Monday 29 October 2001 03:49 pm, MW Mike Weiner (5028) wrote:
> Dear list readers -
>
> it was brought to my attention that during the upgrade of a server to
> rh7.2,
>
> and selecting the ext3 migration works well with 1 exception that i need
>
> verified if i could please. i heard that once you migrate to ext3, you may
>
> no longer do a kernel upgrade without downgrading to ext2 and then putting
>
> the kernel or AC kernel in place 'patched'. What i need to know is, once
>
> migrated, are we no longer able to use RPM to upgrade the kernel and still
>
> have ext3 work, as in no kernel panics on reboot?
>
> If thats the case, then i think i will downgrade to ext2, but my next
>
> question then becomes, how to do this within tune2fs??
>
> thanks for any insights into this issue.
>
> Michael B. Weiner, Linux+, Linux+ SME
>
> Senior Systems Administrator/WebOps
>
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>
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>
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>
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>
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