[fedora-virt] Re: guestfish can't mount ext4 filesystems?

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Tue Apr 21 21:30:56 UTC 2009

On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 05:22:53PM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> ><fs> mount /dev/f1164guest/lv_root /
> libguestfs: error: mount: /dev/f1164guest/lv_root on /: mount: unknown
>   filesystem type 'ext4'
>   that's really going to limit the value of this.  or have i done
> something wrong?

I've never tried ext4, and looking at the above it seems like I've
missed out the ext4 kernel module and/or mount program.  I'll put in a
patch to fix this in a moment.


Richard Jones, Emerging Technologies, Red Hat  http://et.redhat.com/~rjones
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