[mythtv-users] My Upgade Dilema with FC5

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Mon Aug 27 17:38:14 UTC 2007

James Pifer wrote:
> So I started the install for CentOS 5 and find that my only options for
> file system are ext2 and ext3. Do I need to install the system as one of
> these on a smaller partition, then add support for JFS afterward, then
> use the rest of the free space? That seems to be the case, but want to
> make sure. 
Nothing wrong with using ext3 for storing your data. You may need to look for a 
"large file" (I think) option when you are formatting the partition, so you 
don't end up with your video files scattered all over the disk. Works fine for me.

Mike Perkins

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