[OE-core] [PATCH] Alter order of file systems tried by mount
stefan at datenfreihafen.org
Wed Nov 30 13:53:33 CET 2011
On Wed, 2011-11-30 at 05:42, Gary Thomas wrote:
> On 2011-11-30 05:37, Stefan Schmidt wrote:
> >On Wed, 2011-11-30 at 05:19, Gary Thomas wrote:
> >> The file /etc/filesystems is used by busybox 'mount' when
> >> attempting to mount a file system when the type is not
> >> specified. This change alters the order so that more
> >> capable systems are tried first. Without this change, an
> >> EXT3 system will mount as EXT2 which disables many of the
> >> EXT3 features. With the change, EXT3 systems are mounted
> >> properly.
> >>Signed-off-by: Gary Thomas<gary at mlbassoc.com>
> >> .../recipes-core/base-files/base-files/filesystems | 8 ++++----
> >> meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files_3.0.14.bb | 2 +-
> >> 2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
> >>diff --git a/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/filesystems b/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/filesystems
> >>index 2af6a7e..14f5abb 100644
> >>--- a/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/filesystems
> >>+++ b/meta/recipes-core/base-files/base-files/filesystems
> >>@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
> >> ext3
> >> btrfs
> >In the commit message you explain the problem with ext2/3. And I agree
> >that it makes sense to start with ext3. Actually, adding ext4 would
> >make sense, too.
In the mood to add it and send an updated version of this patch? :)
> >What is the deal with the re-ordering of fat/vfat/minix though? Looks
> >unrelated to me.
> Same argument as above - try more capable file systems first.
> I also moved minix to the end as it is rarely, if ever, used.
Ah, now I see that you also moved vfat before fat. Missed that before.
Acked-by: Stefan Schmidt <stefan at datenfreihafen.org>
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