Re: Corruption problem with ext3 and htree

Andreas Dilger (
Thu, 6 Mar 2003 23:48:19 -0700

On Mar 07, 2003 06:39 +0200, Martin Schlemmer wrote:
> For some time now I have been having a problem with ext3 and htree.
> I use Gentoo, with portage as package system. My root is on ext3
> without htree, and my portage tmp/build directory is on another
> drive with ext3 and htree.
> Now, when you install something, it unpacks and compile and then
> install it to the build root on the tmp partition (ext3 with htree),
> and then 'merge' it to / (ext3 without htree) from that build root.

There have been a number of ext3+htree fixes in the last week or so.
I'm not sure if all of them are in the kernel yet, but I think the -mm
tree will have the majority of them. Please also see the ext2-devel
and ext3-users mailing list archives for the last week for the patches.

Cheers, Andreas

Andreas Dilger

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