[Linux-HA] Filesystem mount options
nreed at awarix.com
Fri Feb 10 19:09:14 MST 2006
Thank you, I'll look into the reiser version as I have no idea whether
the specific patch you mentioned is included in our kernel. We're
running SLES 9, kernel 2.6 (I think the exact is kernel-smp-2.6.201).
The filesystem was created during autoinstall partitioning with the
data=journal option, no problems mounting it later but we can't use that
On Fri, 2006-02-10 at 01:14, Johan De Meersman wrote:
> Nate Reed wrote:
> > Actually, it is a reiserfs option, too. By default, reiserfs only journals
> > metadata. We want to journal the file data, too; that's what data=journal is
> > for.
> You're right, I didn't know that they added that in kernel 2.6 (dixit
> the reiser site). You *are* running 2.6, I assume ? However, on my
> machines running 2.6, it still isn't in any documentation - strange. I
> find this on the reiser site:
> There is a (separate) patch from Chris Mason that implements
> full data journaling for ReiserFS v3.
> Now, unless you've built a kernel with that patch added, I'm still
> telling you that data is not a ReiserFS mount option :-)
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