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Theodore Tso 09-08-2008 09:02 PM

On Mon, Sep 08, 2008 at 09:27:32PM +0200, Lorenzo Allegrucci wrote:
> Hi all, I was wondering if it's safe to run tune2fs with the -c or -i option
> on a rw mounted filesystem.
> Should I remount read only first? My man page doesn't mention it.

It is safe to use tune2fs on an rw-mounted filesystem; tune2fs is very
careful about how it modifies the superblock in order to make it safe.

- Ted

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