Subject: Re: Ext2fs supported?
To: Yasir Malik <email@example.com>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/17/2004 09:50:25
On Fri, 16 Jul 2004 22:00:39 -0400 (EDT)
Yasir Malik <email@example.com> wrote:
> I carved out a Ext2 partition on Windows using PartionMagic. Now I would
> like to mount the partition on NetBSD. I don't know what to put in the
> ``cpg/sgs'' field, and I don't see anything in disklabel man page for
> ``cpg/sgs.'' Well, I filled out everything else, and I put EXT2FS for the
> ``fstype'' field. After exiting the editor, I got a message saying
> "disklabel: line 31: warning, unknown file system type: EXT2FS"
> But I have booted GENERIC_LAPTOP for the Apr 9 snapshot for NetBSD 2.0 and
> it supports the Ext2fs.
> Why I am getting this message? Will I be able to mount this partition?
> Also, does exiting the editor automatically write the label on the hard drive?
Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The NetBSD Project - http://www.NetBSD.org/