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Re: ext3 htree upgrade



On Thu, Dec 11, 2003 at 08:12:26AM +1100, Adam Cassar wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> 
> I am planning on upgrading an existing NFS exported filesystem to the
> ext3 htree patch on kernel v2.4.23.
> 
> Will the patch index directories automatically after tune2fs -O
> dir_index 

Once you use a htree patched kernel, and set the dir_index flag, any
directory that grows larger than one block will be indexed.

> or should I do an e2fsck -Dfy on the filesystem before
> remounting?

Any other directories larger than one block will need to be indexed by fsck
with the above option.




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