Re: how to mount rw?

From: Alessandro Russo (
Date: Fri Feb 11 2000 - 17:54:08 CET

> The "mount" command is unchanged from 0.00 to 7.11 release. I use also
> 2.2.5 kernel and do not noticed problem mounting Linux partitions from
> muLinux.
> But I have to be honest with you: I do not know if some new machinery
> had been added in ext2fs, not compatible with old. If yes, this is
> very strange, and not in Linux style.
> Maybe the new Linux distros use a new mkfs.ext2 that add some new
> flag which prevent external mounting?

I don't know, I haven't been asked during the installation. Do you
know how to check it?

> I remember, time ago, some message to me related to similar question.
> Michele



Alessandro Russo, IAN-CNR Pavia
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