ext3 livecd 6.1-2

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Thu Aug 11 21:46:10 PDT 2005

Matt Darcy wrote:
> Hi all
> (Looks like my subscription is working - my mistake)
> I've actaully got my amd64 machine setup and working fine with the lfs 
> 6.1-2 live cd and got it on the network.
> I'm about to use this host for some cross building magic, but when I'm 
> trying to mount an ext3 file system the kenel wasn't aware of ext3.
> I checked and the module wasn't loaded, so on loading I see
> insmod: error inserting 'ext3.ko': -1 Unknown symbol in module

This is expected, because the "ext3" module depends upon "jbd". Please 
use modprobe instead of insmod to resolve such dependencies automatically.

modprobe ext3

Or even: mount -t ext3 /dev/xxx /mnt/yyy
Alexander E. Patrakov

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