RFC: Article on implementing UFS journaling on desktop PCs

Rolf G Nielsen listreader at lazlarlyricon.com
Thu Apr 24 19:41:39 UTC 2008

Gabor Kovesdan wrote:
> Manolis Kiagias escribió:
>> I have just completed an article (mostly how-to) for implementing UFS 
>> journaling on a typical desktop PC:
>> http://store.itsyourftp.com/~sonic2000gr/freebsd/gjournal-desktop/article.html 
>> It focuses on detailing an easy to follow, repeatable procedure, to 
>> install FreeBSD on a typical PC and enable journaling on /usr and 
>> possibly /var.
>> I am using this same procedure on my systems.
>> I welcome all feedback, please send me any comments, suggestions and 
>> corrections.
> Nice work like the other one! I won't have time till Monday, but I'd be 
> more then happy to review and commit this article if you can send me the 
> sources.
> Regards,
> Gábor Kövesdán
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The man page for gjournal does not say what unit to use when specifying 
the journal size with the -s option. Sectors? GB? Anything else? Or is 
there a default (say sectors) that can be changed by using a suffix, 
like -s 10G?



Rolf Nielsen

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