ReiserFS and /etc/fstab: "rw" or "ro"?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Sat Dec 8 14:18:34 PST 2007

Adam J Richardson <fatman at> writes:

> I just installed Ubuntu on a second hard drive. (Got fed up waiting
> for things like VMware Player 2.) I've booted into FreeBSD
> 6.3-PRERELEASE and I'm looking at my /etc/fstab.
> Is it safe to specify "rw" for my ReiserFS partitions, or should I
> stick with "ro" for now? (I have Googled this, but can't find anything
> recent on FBSD and ReiserFS.)

Try "man mount_reiserfs".  

I'm surprised that didn't come up when you Googled, but you should
have it on your system as well.

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