Re: Unslung or OpenSlug
- --- In email@example.com, Brian Wood <beww@...> wrote:
>That's good to know since they both were formatted by the slug itself
> On Nov 6, 2006, at 2:05 PM, feralcat44g wrote:
> > I have a new question to ask. will I be able to keep the data that I
> > have on disk 1 (200 GB Maxtor one touch ultra) that I have put on it
> > since I started using my slug with the origanl linksys firmware or
> > will I have to back up all those files and reformat the data drive?
> > I'm sure the 80 GB drive that is curently being unslung to will have
> > to be reformatted once the new openslug firmware is installed.
> It would depend on what format the drives are. If they are EXT-2/3
> you should be OK, if they are NTFS or something equally squirrelly
> you might have problems.
and it used the ext-2/3 format. I just hope I can get Openslug up and
working on the network. I know from reading up on it that it will take
a little work to get it running, but I'm up for the challenge. Thank
you all for all the response and all the helpful info.