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Re: Reg: Porting UFS/VxFs to ext2 (fwd)



Hi,

On Thu, Nov 14, 2002 at 09:05:16AM -0500, Darrell Michaud wrote:
> Perhaps an ignorant question, but can I ask why are you selecting ext2
> instead of a journalled solution? I would think that an fsck on several
> terabytes would take "a very long time".

Well, as far as the on-disk format conversion is concerned, ext2 and
ext3 look exactly the same so converting to ext2 *is* converting to
ext3 (modulo the trivial step of adding a journal inode.)

--Stephen





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