Re: Advice about ext3, please
On Sun, 08 Mar 2009 23:15:43 -0400
Stefan Monnier <email@example.com> wrote:
> ext2 is problematic for removable drives because if you remove the drive
> without cleanly unmounting it you risk losing your data. So I would
> recommend ext3 for such uses. Performance is rarely an issue, actually.
I use ext3 for my external USB drive. Does this mean that I can remove
it without cleanly unmounting it and not need to worry, or do you
merely mean that I'd be less likely to lose data than if I'd use ext2?
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