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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Fix ext3 warning for unused var
    Al Viro wrote:

    >On Sun, Oct 09, 2005 at 02:18:17PM -0600, jmerkey wrote:
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    >
    >>If they all use the same on disk formats as their basic structure,
    >>
    >>
    >
    >ext3 and reiserfs? No, they do not.
    >
    >
    >
    >>fsck
    >>should not return gt > 1 due to misinterpreting reiser on-disk
    >>structures. It should say "oh not one of mine, skipping". Instead it
    >>returns an error claiming massive corruption, and halts the system. I
    >>just upgraded my wifes computer from Suse to RedHat FC4 and when it hits
    >>the reiser partitions, the whole system explodes due to fsck.ext3
    >>misrecognizing reiser partitions.
    >>
    >>
    >
    >Since when does fsck run fsck.ext3 on filesystems that are not marked
    >as ext3 in /etc/fstab?
    >
    >
    >
    >>I had to modify rc.sysinit and blank
    >>the partitions with fdisk to get it to install. After it installed, I
    >>recreated the partitions (after writing down what they were in the first
    >>place for block #'s etc.) and disabled rc.sysinit checks. This is
    >>busted. Hans needs to fix fsck.ext3 and submit a patch or redhat does.
    >>
    >>
    >
    >Sorry, but I doubt that Hans or anybody in RH knows how to patch
    >

    ---> wetware, <----

    Is this the new "official" non-official slang word for Suse Linux?

    Jeff


    >let alone one as messed up as yours.
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