Jeffrey Ratcliffe jeffrey.ratcliffe at gmail.com
Sun Feb 1 00:11:07 CET 2009

2009/1/31 Andy Green <andy at openmoko.com>:
> Ext3 is better IMO because it can soak up a lot of casual damage that
> ext2 can't.  With my usage pattern I am randomly powering things off all
> the time I appreciate how ext3 never makes any difficulty for me about
> that.  Whereas after a day of it ext2 is on its knees.

OK. You've convinced me.

Is there a way of backing up /dev/mmcblk0p2, repartitioning the uSD
with one partition, formatting it to ext3, and restoring the backup?

Or is it quicker to wipe, repartition, format and install from scratch?



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