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Re: How to enable EXT3 FS on 2.4

Osamu Aoki <debian@aokiconsulting.com> wrote:

>> > # cd /etc; mv fstab fstab.old
>> > # sed 's/ext2/ext3,ext2/g' <fstab.old >fstab  # forged to be better :)
>> mkinitrd -o /boot/initrd.img-2.4.17-686-smp /lib/modules/2.4.17-686-smp
>> lilo

> It does not harm but kernel-image already comes with initrd image and it
> runs lilo during "install".  Is there any specific reason why this
> command needs to be run again?

Because you've changed fstab which contains the root filesystem type...

You could also simply reinstall kernel-image of course.
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