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Re: [SLE] scary warning from Norton Ghost on Imaging
  • From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2001 23:33:23 -0400
  • Message-id: <200108200333.f7K3XNu18964@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 19 August 2001 23:28, StarTux wrote:
> Peter Kellner wrote:
> >Norton has the following warning on their web site regarding partitions.
> > Does the SUSE 7.2 install do any of the "extended" stuff Norton is
> > talking about?
> >
> >-----------from Web site..
> >If your Linux version uses the new Linux Kernel 2.2 and you add the
> > extended features to the EXT2 file system, you might have problems with
> > Ghost. Symantec is aware of the problem and is investigating its cause.
> > There is no known solution or workaround at this time.
> >
> >http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/ghost.nsf/e44a397a948bb43e85256952006
> >d83d1/6a5df3b25c59eb9b8825671d00613c5b?OpenDocument&prev=http://search.sym
> >antec.com/custom/us/techsupp/kb/query.html?*col=kb%20us*st=1*nh=10*qp=url:
> >/ghost.nsf/e44a397a948bb43e85256952006d83d1,url:us-sarc,url:us-lu*qt=boot%
> >20loader*miniver=ghost2001*sone=ghost2001_tasks.html*stg=3*prod=Norton%20G
> >host*ver=2001%20for%20Windows%2095/98/Me/NT/2000*base=http://www.symantec.
> >com/techsupp/ghost/*next=ghost2001_contact_tscs_solve.html&sone=ghost2001_
> >tasks.html&stg=3&prod=Norton%20Ghost&ver=2001%20for%20Windows%2095/98/Me/N
> >T/2000&base=http://www.symantec.com/techsupp/ghost/&next=ghost2001_contact
> >_tscs_solve.html&src=sg
>
> <funny mode>
>
> Could it be possible that they have just discovered ReiserFS?
>
> </funny mode>
>
> Not heard of any extended features, apart from etx3..?
>
> Matt

This is way old stuff... if they're talking about the 'new' kernel 2.2. I
see dates on the page of mid-1999. That would be about right.



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+ Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx Bellaire, MI 08/19/01 23:32 +
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