Mount Reiserfs in LFS3.0 pre1

Craig M. Reece craigthulu at
Wed Mar 21 08:15:41 PST 2001

On Wednesday, March 21, 2001 10:24 am, Peter Havshøi spoke thusly:
> > On March 21, 2001 3:17 PM, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> >
> > Your kernel can't autodetect it?
> No it can't, and the reiserfs patch are compiled into the kernel source.
> The kernel are patched as this:
>     linux-2.2.18-ow4 (security patch)
>     linux-2.2.18-reiserfs-3.5.31-patch (and reiserfsprogs made acc. to
> spec.) linux-ide-2.2.18-patch (for Promise ULTRA66 controler)
> I have used this config for a while and have had no problems.
> Right now I am building a LFS 3.0pre1 with 2.4.2 kernel, when it is
> boot'able I can check if it also needs at filetype to mount a resierfs
> partition.

It shouldn't. I use an LFS 2.4 based system with kernel 2.2.18+reiser patches 
and it doesn't need the type specifier.

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