Re: Conversion to ext3
On Mon, 2002-04-15 at 07:07, Mark Carroll wrote:
> Quick question - how do I convert my root partition to ext3 without
> introducing lots of .journal files? Can I make a bootdisk or something
> that can convert what's normally my root partition? It looks like, if the
> FS is mounted, you get .journal files.
What's this about "lots" of .journal files? There will be exactly one
(1) .journal file in your root directory. If that bothers you, boot
from another boot disk (cdrom, floppy, etc.) and convert the ext2 to
ext3 while your partition is unmounted.
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