Mounting ext2fs - unsupported features: needs_recovery

Polytropon freebsd at
Wed Aug 19 09:11:30 UTC 2020

On Wed, 19 Aug 2020 11:03:35 +0200, Christoph Kukulies wrote:
> I’m trying to mount a filesystem that is on an external SATA disk.
> Partition ID 0x83 (Linux).
> Trying to do a 
> mount -t ext2fs /dev/da5s3 /mnt/da5s3
> mount: /dev/da5s3: Invalid argument
> # 
> syslog message is:
> WARNING: mount of da5s3 denied due to unsupported optional features:
> needs_recovery 

Maybe this is ext3 or ext4? Try using the ext4 FUSE module
(install sysutils/fusefs-ext4fuse, "kldload fuse", "service
fusefs start", and use the ext4fuse program to mount). If
you only want read access, using -r or -o ro is always a
good idea. :-)

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