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Re: 20000201 i386 boot floppies test report

Bruce Sass <bsass@freenet.edmonton.ab.ca> writes:

> I noticed that when I initialized the / partition (~500M) only 4
> superblocks were created (slink's mke2fs created a few dozen(?)).
> When I mounted a partition on the slink side of the box from within
> potato I got a `mounting unchecked filesystem' warning, yet slink
> doesn't see it as unchecked and I didn't run fsck.

This is not a slink vs potato issue.  Don't jump to unwarranted
conclusions.  It is simply that on shutdown, the root filesystem (in
bf 2.2.6) is not always getting cleanly unmounted.  We're working on

> Is 2.2.6 defaulting to the new ext2 features?
> How does one check whether the new features are enabled?

I dunno, look at e2fsprogs.  Probably 'debugfs' ...

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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