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473 The <c>-d agcount=3</c> command will lower 473 The <c>-d agcount=3</c> command will lower
474 the number of allocation groups. XFS will insist on using at least 1 allocation group per 4 GB of your partition, 474 the number of allocation groups. XFS will insist on using at least 1 allocation group per 4 GB of your partition,
475 so, for example, if you hava a 20 GB partition you will need a minimum agcount of 5. 475 so, for example, if you hava a 20 GB partition you will need a minimum agcount of 5.
476 The <c>-l size=32m</c> command increases the journal size to 32 Mb, increasing performance. 476 The <c>-l size=32m</c> command increases the journal size to 32 Mb, increasing performance.
477 </note> 477 </note>
478 <warn> 478 <warn>
479 If you are installing an XFS partition over a previous ReiserFS partition, 479 If you are installing an XFS partition over a previous ReiserFS partition,
480 later attempts to mount may fail without an explicit <c>mount -t xfs</c>. 480 later attempts to mount may fail without an explicit <c>mount -t xfs</c>.
481 The solution is to zero out the partition before creating the XFS filesystem: 481 The solution is to zero out the partition before creating the XFS filesystem:
482 <c>dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hd<comment>x</comment> bs=1k</c>. 482 <c>dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hd<comment>x</comment> bs=1k</c>.
483 </warn> 483 </warn>
484 <p>If you'd like to use ext3, you can create ext3 filesystems using <c>mke2fs -j</c>.</p> 484 <p>If you'd like to use ext3, you can create ext3 filesystems using <c>mke2fs -j</c>.</p>
485 <pre caption="Creating an ext3 Filesystem"> 485 <pre caption="Creating an ext3 Filesystem">
486# <c>mke2fs -j /dev/hda3</c> 486# <c>mke2fs -j /dev/hda3</c>
487 </pre> 487 </pre>
488 <note>You can find out more about using ext3 under Linux 2.4 at
489 <uri>http://www.zip.com.au/~akpm/linux/ext3/ext3-usage.html</uri>.
490 </note>
488 <p>To create ReiserFS filesystems, use the <c>mkreiserfs</c> command.</p> 491 <p>To create ReiserFS filesystems, use the <c>mkreiserfs</c> command.</p>
489 <pre caption="Creating a ReiserFS Filesystem"> 492 <pre caption="Creating a ReiserFS Filesystem">
490# <c>mkreiserfs /dev/hda3</c> 493# <c>mkreiserfs /dev/hda3</c>
491 </pre> 494 </pre>
492 <note>You can find out more about using ext3 under Linux 2.4 at
493 <uri>http://www.zip.com.au/~akpm/linux/ext3/ext3-usage.html</uri>.
494 </note>
495 </body> 495 </body>
496 </section> 496 </section>
497 </chapter> 497 </chapter>
498 <chapter> 498 <chapter>
499 <title>Mount Partitions</title> 499 <title>Mount Partitions</title>
500 <section> 500 <section>
501 <body> 501 <body>
502 <p>Now, we'll activate our new swap, since we may need the additional virtual memory that 502 <p>Now, we'll activate our new swap, since we may need the additional virtual memory that
503 provides later: 503 provides later:
504 </p> 504 </p>
505 <pre caption="Activating Swap"> 505 <pre caption="Activating Swap">
506# <c>swapon /dev/hda2</c> 506# <c>swapon /dev/hda2</c>
507 </pre> 507 </pre>
508 <p>Next, we'll create the <path>/mnt/gentoo</path> and <path>/mnt/gentoo/boot</path> mountpoints, 508 <p>Next, we'll create the <path>/mnt/gentoo</path> and <path>/mnt/gentoo/boot</path> mountpoints,
509 and we'll mount our filesystems to these mountpoints. </p> 509 and we'll mount our filesystems to these mountpoints. </p>

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