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Re: Ext3 -> Ext2 ?



Hi,

On Fri, Feb 22, 2002 at 07:00:11PM +0100, Dr.-Ing. Torsten Finke wrote:
 
> I tried to setup my linux box with an ext3 root file system. 
> That failed because of wrong initrd settings. Sorry. 
> Now the filesystem is marked having a journal but there
> is no /.journal file anyway. I tried to buikd that 
> journal by hand (tune2fs -j /dev/hda3 - in my case). 
> That fails also. :-(
> 
> /sbin/tune2fs -l /dev/hda3 
> 
> says:
> 
> ...
> Journal UUID:             <none>
> Journal inode:            8
> Journal device:          
> 0x0000                                                             
> ...

That's all fine.  The filesystem has a journal on its hidden inode
number 8.  It does not need the journal to be visible in /.journal.
ext3 should work quite happily in this state.

Cheers,
 Stephen





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