ext2 vs ext3?
- From: "(PeteCresswell)" <x@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2006 13:13:29 -0500
Debian, online install.
I'm thinking "ext3" and 10 gigs: 5/4/1:Root/Home/Swap.
Does these allocations sound about right?
Is "ext2" just an older version of ext3 or is it for some different purpose?
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