FC17 and btrfs

Michael Cronenworth mike at cchtml.com
Fri Apr 13 04:13:29 UTC 2012


On 04/12/2012 09:00 PM, Rob Healey wrote:
> Is there a step by step document explaining how to change my local
> filesystem from ext4 to btrfs after my computer has already been
> installed???

Google works really well for these sorts of questions.

https://btrfs.wiki.kernel.org/articles/c/o/n/Conversion_from_Ext3_6e03.html

I would not recommend using btrfs if you did not know how to do the 
conversion. There is still no fsck tool. Well, there is one now (1 month 
old!) but it is highly experimental. Be prepared to lose data or 
experience bugs.

Michael
-btrfs user


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