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This tool can convert ext2 to Btrfs. For a greater detail of how the algorithm works please see [[Conversion_from_Ext3]]
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This tool can convert ext2 to Btrfs. For a greater detail of how the algorithm works please see [[Conversion_from_Ext3|Conversion_from_Ext3]]
{{Note|This program must be build seperately by "make convert" and might not work or even build.}}
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{{note|This program must be build seperately by "make convert" and might not work or even build.}}
  
 
== Usage ==
 
== Usage ==
<pre>btrfs-convert [-d] [-i] [-n] [-r] <device></pre>
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btrfs-convert [-d] [-i] [-n] [-r] &lt;device&gt;
  
 
=== Description of parameters ===
 
=== Description of parameters ===
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* "-d": disable data checksum
 
* "-d": disable data checksum
 
* "-i": ignore xattrs and ACLs
 
* "-i": ignore xattrs and ACLs
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* "-r": roll back to ext2
 
* "-r": roll back to ext2
  
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Revision as of 11:55, 7 May 2012

This tool can convert ext2 to Btrfs. For a greater detail of how the algorithm works please see Conversion_from_Ext3

Note: This program must be build seperately by "make convert" and might not work or even build.

Usage

btrfs-convert [-d] [-i] [-n] [-r] <device>

Description of parameters

  • "-d": disable data checksum
  • "-i": ignore xattrs and ACLs
  • "-n": disable packing of small files
  • "-r": roll back to ext2
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