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Re: [linux-lvm] Clarification



On Oct 05, 2001  07:46 -0400, Jason A. Lixfeld wrote:
> I'm just looking for clarification:
> 
> ext2resize will actually resize ext3 aswell?  With no extra flags?  It
> will just know that the LVM is ext3 and not ext2?

If it is unmounted, it will work fine.  There is no difference between
ext2 and ext3 for a (cleanly) unmounted filesystem (the journal is just
a regular file).  If you try to resize a filesystem that has a dirty
journal (e.g. after a crash) it will refuse to do so and you need to
run e2fsck.

Cheers, Andreas
--
Andreas Dilger  \ "If a man ate a pound of pasta and a pound of antipasto,
                 \  would they cancel out, leaving him still hungry?"
http://www-mddsp.enel.ucalgary.ca/People/adilger/               -- Dogbert




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