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From: Kevin O'Gorman <kogorman@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] Reformat/repartition USB flash drive to ext2/3?
Date: Sun, 19 Nov 2006 06:01:36
Message-Id: 9acccfe50611182156g34d2582av37ee1fc2684fe19a@mail.gmail.com
1 I am annoyed with using vfat on my USB flash drives because I cannot
2 get proper permissions and ownership. Not for the security (meaningless
3 on a drive that easy to steal, unless encrypted), but annoying anyway.
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5 Is there any technical reason I should not repartition it as something else
6 -- ext3 or xfs, say -- and allow executables and such?
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8 ++ kevin
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11 Kevin O'Gorman, PhD
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Re: [gentoo-user] Reformat/repartition USB flash drive to ext2/3? Ryan Tandy <tarpman@×××××××××××××××××.com>