Convert from ext3 to ext2

Declan. Moriarty declan.moriarty at
Tue Jul 8 08:13:00 PDT 2003

On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 08:06:00AM -0500, Santiago Almenara enlightened us thusly
> Hello,
> Is there any way to convert a partition from ext3 to ext2 ????
> To do the opposite (ext2 -> ext3) I did this: tune2fs -j /dev/hdaX

vim /etc/fstab and change ext3 to ext2?

You might also want to have fun with the journal

tune2fs -J device /dev/null ;-)

	With best Regards,

	Declan Moriarty.
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