How to install with journaled /?
yuri.pankov at gmail.com
Sat Dec 22 02:46:11 PST 2007
On Sat, Dec 22, 2007 at 11:07:29AM +0100, Gabor Kovesdan wrote:
> my problem is that I cannot really turn on gjournal for existing
> filesystems, just only if the journal is placed onto another partition. So,
> how can I make a journaled root filesystem? I have to do the partitioning
> manually, since sysinstall does not support that. But how can I do that
> easily? The livefs CD does not work, there is no gjournal utility there.
> I'd give FreeSBIE or Frenzy a try, but their existing releases are based on
> 6.2, not 7.0, thus no gjournal there. Do you have any ideas? How did you
> solve such a problem?
> Thanks in advance,
> Gabor Kovesdan
> FreeBSD Volunteer
> EMAIL: gabor at FreeBSD.org .:|:. gabor at kovesdan.org
> WEB: http://people.FreeBSD.org/~gabor .:|:. http://kovesdan.org
Only way that I have found - crossinstall system to another HDD, boot
from it and make required changes. Sadly enough, /stand/geom isn't aware
of journal class, returning `Invalid class name'.
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