mkfs.reiserfs

Section: progsreiserfs manual (8)
Updated: 16 Apr, 2002
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NAME

mkfs.reiserfs - a reiserfs filesystem creation program.  

SYNOPSIS

mkfs.reiserfs [ options ] device [ size[K|M|G] ]  

DESCRIPTION

mkfs.reiserfs is a reiserfs filesystem creation program. It supports reiserfs 3.5, reiserfs 3.6, with standard and relocated journal.  

OPTIONS

-v, --version
dispays current version
-u, --usage
displays program usage
-s N, --journal-size=N
journal size
-o N, --journal-offset=N
journal offset for relocated journal
-t N, --transaction-max-size=N
maximal transaction size
-b N, --block-size=N
block size (1024, 2048, 4096...)
-f FORMAT, --format=FORMAT
reiserfs version (3.5 or 3.6)
-h HASH, --hash=HASH
hash function (tea, yura or r5)
-j FILE, --journal-device=FILE
journal device for separated journal. If journal device equals host device, then reiserfs with standard journal will be created.
-l LABEL, --label=LABEL
volume label
-d UUID, --uuid=UUID
sets universally unique identifier
-q, --quiet
non-interactive mode
 

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <torque@ukrpost.net>  

SEE ALSO

resizefs.reiserfs(8), tunefs.reiserfs(8), cpfs.reiserfs(8)  

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Yury Umanets <torque@ukrpost.net>


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
REPORTING BUGS
SEE ALSO
AUTHOR

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