Subject: Re: difference between 1.0 and 1.1 filesystem?
To: None <amiga@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: amiga
Date: 11/02/1995 01:49:03
In article <> (Jim Shaffer) writes:
>I've been running the 1.0 kernel with no problems.  I just downloaded
>the 1.1 alpha kernel, and during the boot process it says 'filesystem
>not clean, run fsck' and then my drives end up read-only.  fsck never
>reports any other errors under either kernel, so I was wondering what
>this meant.  Is there some serious difference between the 1.0 and 1.1
>Also, when the complete 1.1 release arrives, will there be a way provided
>to upgrade only the files that have changed from 1.0, or will I have to
>re-install the whole system?
>PS to paragraph 1: I haven't copied the new kernel to /netbsd because
>I can't mount my amigados partitions onto a read-only bsd filesystem.

The 1.1 filesystem contains a clean flag that only a new fsck understands.
If you upgrade your fsck, it should work fine.