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Bug 51173 - stat reports EXT3 as EXT2
stat reports EXT3 as EXT2
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: stat (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2001-08-07 20:48 EDT by Derek Tattersall
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:35 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-08-07 20:49:00 EDT
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Description Derek Tattersall 2001-08-07 20:48:56 EDT
Description of Problem:
stat reports EXT3 file systems as EXT2 and
stat's usage message does not show the -t -v options

How Reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. stat -f /bin/vi
2. stat -?

Actual Results:
stat reports the filesystem that /bin/vi is on as EXT2 when mount shows it
as EXT3

Expected Results:
Should report filesystem as EXT3

Additional Information:
The usage messsage is slightly b0rked; it should reflect the man 
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2001-08-08 09:04:12 EDT
It's fixed in stat-2.5-2. You will find it in next rawhide release.

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