HELP! Filesystem EMPTY after upgrade from 4.11 to 6.1

Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC chad at
Fri Jun 23 02:47:23 UTC 2006

On Jun 22, 2006, at 3:12 PM, Martin Hepworth wrote:

> Sven
> ok so no backup beforehand then...
> Have you tried moving the drive to a  4.11 system and mounting the  
> partition
> from there, and then backing-up the data!
> Might be some way of forcing UFS1 over UFS2 on the mount command,  
> but I
> don't see any mention of this in the man page (which still says  
> 4.11 on the
> online version!)

I would guess that mount can tell the difference between ufs1 and  
ufs2.  The man page for mount on my 6.0 system just shows mount -t  
ufs with no discrimination between the two.


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