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DarinB
April 9th, 2009, 03:10 PM
will juanty upgrade from ext3 to 4 without a reformat
my /home is in a separate drive will it upgrade that i can't reformat that!!!!!
to do a clean install of juanty
do i???????
1) reformat /
2) will the clean install or upgrade convert my other drives that hold data.

Partyboi2
April 10th, 2009, 12:44 AM
Hi, you can convert your ext3 to ext4 without losing your data. Jaunty does not automatically do it, you will need to manually make the changes.
http://smartgeeks.co.cc/wp/archives/199

DarinB
April 10th, 2009, 11:30 AM
thank you if juanty wont do it i will wait i don't mind the 5sec extra boot time.