[linux-audio-user] XFS on FC2; experiences, pointers?

Jan Depner eviltwin69 at cableone.net
Wed Jan 5 21:20:32 EST 2005


On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 20:08, Jan Depner wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 19:11, Barton Bosch wrote:
> > I'm going to be doing a fresh install of FC2 in the near future and 
> > am considering using an XFS data partition for music and video files.
> > 
> > It seems that XFS isn't an install time option (according to Disk 
> > Druid).  How is an XFS partition added?  Does anyone here have any 
> > experiences or pointers to share WRT XFS or XFS and FC2?
> > 
> 
>     The easy way is to make the other partitions as ext3 in Disk Druid,
> after you boot up do a df to see what partitions they are on (for
> instance, /dev/hda5), umount the partitions, do mkfs.xfs -f /dev/hda5
> (or whatever the partition is), edit /etc/fstab and change the LABEL=
> part for those partitions to be /dev/hda5 (or whatever), then mount the
> partitions.
> 

    Oops.  I forgot to mention, change the ext3 to xfs in /etc/fstab for
those partitions.

Jan




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