mkfs.ext3: Permission denied while trying to determine filesystem size

Justin Conover justin.conover at
Mon May 30 13:30:49 UTC 2005

> >Forgot to include the fact I booted with selinux=0 and made the file system.
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> You machine needs to be relabeled.  If you boot as selinux=0 you will
> need to relabel when you want to run
> selinux again.  Using enforcing=0 (setenforce 0) is a better option,
> since it maintains the file context.
> touch /.autorelabel
> reboot
Right, but why did it not let me created a file system with selinux=1?
 I did a fresh install of fc4t3 on this box too, with the same

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