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Re: Number of Partions in unslung 5.5

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  • jhaveri
    ... Problem solved. 4 partitions were OK. Instability was created by Twonkeyvision mediaserver on NSLU2 with too many musicnodes and memory leak. I reduced the
    Message 1 of 2 , Nov 1, 2005
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      --- In nslu2-linux@yahoogroups.com, "jhaveri" <jhaveri@y...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi:
      >
      > How many primary partions can I have on one usb drive in unslung?
      >
      > This weekend, I formatted my 120 GB hard drive with four partions.
      > The first three the same as original unslung, i.e.,
      >
      > /dev/sda1 is ext3 to mount /share/hdd/data,
      > /dev/sda2 is ext3 to mount /share/hdd/conf
      > /dev/sda3 is swap
      >
      > and I added,
      >
      > /dev/sda4 NTFS to mount as /usb using ufsd.o.
      >
      > And, my system is really unstable. I use samba 2.0 that is in the
      > Linksys/unslung firmware. No samba 3.x. I don't even share /usb in
      > samba (using vsftpd). And after a while, the slug looses network.
      >
      > Any ideas? Can unslung handle 4 partitions on 1 usb drive?
      >
      > BTW, when I tried this my 2nd usb had no disk attached.
      > Thanks,
      >
      > Bharat
      >
      Problem solved. 4 partitions were OK. Instability was created by
      Twonkeyvision mediaserver on NSLU2 with too many musicnodes and
      memory leak. I reduced the musicnodes to jus one., and everything is
      very stable. Network on for over 24 hours now.

      Bharat
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