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Re: Is there an NSLU2 drive capacity limit?

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  • Mike
    ext3 is fine for me. Was hoping I could just clone the existing drive over to a new (larger) one, expand the partition using parted running on a Linux box, and
    Message 1 of 4 , Nov 16, 2012
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      ext3 is fine for me. Was hoping I could just clone the existing drive over to a new (larger) one, expand the partition using parted running on a Linux box, and plug it back into the slug.

      --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Takata <htwiz2002@...> wrote:
      >
      > I have a 2 tb drive myself. It mostly depends on if you are going to
      > natively format it or keep it in windows format. Performance may decrease
      > with much higher drives due to file system caching perhaps, but the best
      > thing to do is trial and error.
      > On Nov 16, 2012 12:11 PM, "Mike" <diskcrasher@...> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > I haven't been able to find an answer to this simple question other than a
      > > couple posts about someone using a 1.5TB drive. Does the NSLU2 have an
      > > external drive capacity limit? I want to plug in a 2 or 3TB USB drive but
      > > not sure if they'll work.
      > >
      > > Running Unslung 6.8.
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >
    • Anthony Takata
      Yeah, that should be fine. ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      Message 2 of 4 , Nov 16, 2012
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        Yeah, that should be fine.
        On Nov 16, 2012 4:57 PM, "Mike" <diskcrasher@...> wrote:

        > **
        >
        >
        > ext3 is fine for me. Was hoping I could just clone the existing drive over
        > to a new (larger) one, expand the partition using parted running on a Linux
        > box, and plug it back into the slug.
        >
        > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Takata <htwiz2002@...>
        > wrote:
        > >
        > > I have a 2 tb drive myself. It mostly depends on if you are going to
        > > natively format it or keep it in windows format. Performance may decrease
        > > with much higher drives due to file system caching perhaps, but the best
        > > thing to do is trial and error.
        > > On Nov 16, 2012 12:11 PM, "Mike" <diskcrasher@...> wrote:
        > >
        > > > **
        > > >
        > > >
        > > > I haven't been able to find an answer to this simple question other
        > than a
        > > > couple posts about someone using a 1.5TB drive. Does the NSLU2 have an
        > > > external drive capacity limit? I want to plug in a 2 or 3TB USB drive
        > but
        > > > not sure if they'll work.
        > > >
        > > > Running Unslung 6.8.
        > > >
        > > >
        > > >
        > >
        > >
        > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
        > >
        >
        >
        >


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