[lkml]   [2003]   [Feb]   [17]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: ext3 clings to you like flypaper
On Mon, 2003-02-17 at 07:04, Martin J. Bligh wrote:
> Added a journal to my root disk.
> Mounted it ext3.
> Found it scaled like crap
> set my fstab back to ext2
> /dev/sda2 / ext2 defaults,errors=remount-ro 0 1
> reboot.
> Disk says it's mounted ext2 ("mount\n")
> Still performs like crap.
> Mmmmm ... it STILL mounts ext3.
> Allegedly this is a "feature".
> Can we please remove this stupidity?
> If I say I want ext2, I want ext2 ....

Do you expect the kernel to read your /etc/fstab before mounting the
root file system, and then obey it?

Boot with 'rootfstype=ext2' and/or tune2fs -O ^has_journal /dev/sda2

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:33    [W:0.075 / U:0.232 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site