Get a newer version of e2fsck?
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Sat Dec 25 23:00:24 PST 2004
Michael Kipper <mkipper at rogers.com> wrote in news:cqljmf$uom$1
> Got my LFS 6.0 built with Fedora Core 3, then I rebooted and tried to get
> into my system.
> I got the error that went something like:
> e2fsck.ext3: Unsupported features on (lfs/)
> Get a newer version of e2fsck.
> I checked that FC3 has e2fsck 1.35, and that's what I built into LFS.
> I rebuilt it, just to be sure, and got the same error.
> What have I done?
from your HOST system, do a tune2fs -l /dev/<whateveryourLFSrootparitionis>
| grep features
This will list the filesystem features that your new ext3 partition has
been created with. It's likely that FC3 has some extensions of e2fsprogs
that are not in the base distribution, and therefore not supported from
you can use tune2fs to remove features not found in LFS - use the man pages
for mke2fs on LFS and on your host to see the differences in available
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