15420Re: Moving root device
- Sep 30, 2006In other words, would I break anything when I:
- switch off the slug
- remove both of my current disks (port 1 = NTFS, port 2 = EXT with
- plug in the EXT with Unslung to port 1
I'll grab the data off the NTFS later and reformat it to EXT3 to be
attached to port 2 later.
Please, help me with this one.
--- In email@example.com, "pascalgroenen" <pascal@...>
> As I am experiencing very bad file serving behaviour with SAMBA
> NTFS formatted disk plugged into port 1. I was thinking ofswitching
> over to Natively formatted disks entirely. Now I was reading thewikis
> and howto's and got warned not to plug in a natively formatted diskin
> port 1 as the slug would become dependent on both disks; which Idonot
> Can I simply switch off the slug, remove the NTFS disk from port 1,
> then move the root device from port 2 to port 1? Or would thisbreak my
> slug? If so, what would be the best course of action?
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