r4842 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome postlfs/filesystems

tushar at linuxfromscratch.org tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Jul 30 13:40:14 PDT 2005


Author: tushar
Date: 2005-07-30 14:40:13 -0600 (Sat, 30 Jul 2005)
New Revision: 4842

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/filesystems/ext3.xml
Log:
Added boot consistency check for ext3

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2005-07-30 20:03:23 UTC (rev 4841)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2005-07-30 20:40:13 UTC (rev 4842)
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-<!ENTITY day          "29">
+<!ENTITY day          "30">
 <!ENTITY month        "07">
 <!ENTITY year         "2005">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-07-30 20:03:23 UTC (rev 4841)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-07-30 20:40:13 UTC (rev 4842)
@@ -25,6 +25,11 @@
   <itemizedlist>
   
     <listitem>
+      <para>July 30th, 2005 [tushar]: Added boot-time consistency check
+      for ext3 partitions.</para>
+    </listitem>
+    
+    <listitem>
       <para>July 29th, 2005 [bdubbs]: Updated to exim-5.52.</para>
     </listitem>
     

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/filesystems/ext3.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/filesystems/ext3.xml	2005-07-30 20:03:23 UTC (rev 4841)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/filesystems/ext3.xml	2005-07-30 20:40:13 UTC (rev 4842)
@@ -31,18 +31,19 @@
   want to convert into ext3, edit the entry so that it looks similar to the
   following line.</para>
 
-<screen><literal>/dev/hd<replaceable>[XX]</replaceable> /mnt_point ext3 defaults 1 0</literal></screen>
+<screen><literal>/dev/hd<replaceable>[XX]</replaceable> /mnt_point ext3 defaults 1 1</literal></screen>
 
   <para>In the above line, replace
   <filename>/dev/hd<replaceable>[XX]</replaceable></filename> by the
   partition (e.g., <filename>/dev/hda2</filename>),
   <filename class="directory">/mnt_point</filename> by the mount point (e.g.,
-  <filename class="directory">/home</filename>). The <option>0</option> in the
-  last field ensures that the partition will not be checked for
-  consistency during the boot process  by the <command>checkfs</command> script.
+  <filename class="directory">/home</filename>). The <option>1</option> in the
+  last field ensures that the partition will be checked for
+  consistency during the boot process  by the <command>checkfs</command> script
+  as recommended by the maintainer.
   You may replace the <option>ext3</option> fs type in the above by
   <option>auto</option> if you want to ensure that the partition is mounted
-  if you accidentally skip enabling the ext3 support in the kernel.</para>
+  even if you accidentally disable ext3 support in the kernel.</para>
 
   <para>For each partition that you have converted to ext3 in <filename>
   /etc/fstab</filename>, enable the journal for the partition by running the




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