Bug 498984 - Should man page for "mount" mention ext4?
Should man page for "mount" mention ext4?
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: util-linux-ng (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Karel Zak
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-05-04 13:09 EDT by Tom London
Modified: 2009-06-02 10:19 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 2.14.2-9.fc11
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Last Closed: 2009-06-02 10:19:03 EDT
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Description Tom London 2009-05-04 13:09:07 EDT
Description of problem:
There is no mention of ext4 in the man page for mount (mount.8.gz).

Should it as ext4 is now default fs type for f11?

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Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2009-06-01 08:40:42 EDT
util-linux-ng-2.14.2-9.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.
Comment 2 Tom London 2009-06-01 09:34:32 EDT
Perhaps adding "ext4" to the "big list of supported file systems" would be good too:

--- mount.8	2009-06-01 06:33:13.625410000 -0700
+++ mount.8.new	2009-06-01 06:31:55.748381490 -0700
@@ -451,6 +451,7 @@
 .IR ext ,
 .IR ext2 ,
 .IR ext3 ,
+.IR ext4 ,
 .IR hfs ,
 .IR hfsplus ,
 .IR hpfs ,
Comment 3 Karel Zak 2009-06-01 15:50:42 EDT
(In reply to comment #2)
> Perhaps adding "ext4" to the "big list of supported file systems" would be good
> too:

 Ah, good point ;-) Thanks. I'll fix it in the next update.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2009-06-02 10:18:59 EDT
util-linux-ng-2.14.2-9.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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