Tag Archives: EXT

Some Brief Opinions On FileSystems On Linux

My USB stick based home directory died. In the process of recovering it and restructuring my data storage pool, I contemplate file system choices. Continue reading

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Using Loop and Sparse File for EXT on NTFS File System

An interesting way to put a nice Linux EXT file system (or any other kind of file system) inside a big file on some other file system. Such as NTFS. This can avoid doing things like resizing an NTFS partition just to get a desired kind of Linux file system available. Continue reading

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