Bug 509460 - loss of support for squashfs 3.0
loss of support for squashfs 3.0
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2009-07-02 18:52 EDT by Wayne Walker
Modified: 2009-07-02 23:37 EDT (History)
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Description Wayne Walker 2009-07-02 18:52:12 EDT
Description of problem:

squashfs 3.0 file systems are no longer supported by the file system

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. attempt to mount a squashfs file system version 3 (such as one created by Fedora 10)
2. dmesg | tail
Actual results:

squashfs: version 4.0 (2009/01/31) Phillip Lougher
SQUASHFS error: Major/Minor mismatch, older Squashfs 3.0 filesystems are unsupported

Expected results:

Successful mounting of file system

Additional info:
Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2009-07-02 23:37:37 EDT
Sorry, we can't support older versions of squashfs in Fedora 11. You could try running the Fedora 10 2.6.29 kernel from the updates-testing repository on F-11 though.

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