Re: Should I convert to ext3?
jeff <email@example.com> writes:
> not too long ago, i posted the same question about converting to
> ext3. i had to see for myself exactly what was the big deal. as far as
> speed goes, i don't see much of a difference. but that wasn't my main
> concern. what was driving me nuts was the fsck every 20 mounts with
I use ext3, but fsck every 20 mounts is not, in itself, a valid
reason to switch. See man tune2fs:
Adjust the maximal mounts count between two
filesystem checks. If max-mount-counts is 0 then
the number of times the filesystem is mounted will
be disregarded by e2fsck(8) and the kernel.
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