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SubjectRe: ext3 vs resiserfs vs xfs
On Wed, 7 Nov 2001, Andreas Dilger wrote:

> On Nov 07, 2001 17:28 +0200, Zvi Har'El wrote:
> > I get this countdown, but after 5 seconds fsck starts anyway, without me
> > hitting Y! Should I hit N, or should I change some config somewhere? Now each
> > time my battery runs out, I need fsck!
> Are you SURE you are using ext3? Check /proc/mounts to be sure. What it
> says in /etc/fstab is irrelevant for the root filesystem.
/proc/mounts has

/dev/root / ext2 rw 0 0
/dev/hda6 /home ext3 rw 0 0

However, tune2fs -l on both /dev/hda1 (the root filesystem) and /dev/hda6 gives
Filesystem features: has_journal sparse_super

How do fix the situation at this stage? I am using Redhat 7.2 with kernel

Thanks for your help,


Dr. Zvi Har'El Department of Mathematics
tel:+972-54-227607 Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
fax:+972-4-8324654 Haifa 32000, ISRAEL
"If you can't say somethin' nice, don't say nothin' at all." -- Thumper (1942)
Wednesday, 22 Heshvan 5762, 7 November 2001, 11:02PM

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