Bug 42610 - ext3 option does not appear in fs menu in xconfig
Summary: ext3 option does not appear in fs menu in xconfig
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel   
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Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-05-28 21:23 UTC by Knut J BJuland
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:33 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-05-28 21:24:01 UTC
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Description Knut J BJuland 2001-05-28 21:23:57 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.3-7 i686)

Description of problem:
ext3 is possible not been patch in in kernel-source

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. make clean mrproper dep xconfig dep
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3.
	

Actual Results:  ext3 is no avialvbe in xconfig menu

Expected Results:  ext3 as an option in xconfig

Additional info:

I would be nice if you include a ext3 faq, and possible XFS in rawhide
kernel.

Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2001-05-28 21:44:57 UTC
EXT3 has not been fully ported to 2.4 kernels yet.
People are working on it and once it gets usuably we'll surely include it in
rawhide kernels.

XFS is a different story, it's MUCH more complex and impacts the kernel a lot,
and has implications that once we include it, we cannot remove it again as
you wouldn't be able to read your data anymore.



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