On Wed, Oct 29, 2003 at 03:10:20PM -0500, AndyLiebman@xxxxxxx wrote:
> The command mkfs.xfs -f -l logdev=/dev/hdb3,size=10000b -b size=4096
> /dev/md3 is accepted by the system. It looks as if I formatted the RAID with
> XFS and
> put the journal on in a separate place.
> But when I try to mount the RAID as I did above, I get the following error:
> mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/md3
> or too many mounted file systems.
> I believe I also tried something like mount -t xfs logdev=dev/hdb3
> I think I also tried mount -t xfs logdev=dev/hdb3,size=10000b /dev/md3
> Does anybody have any ideas about what the trouble is?
You need to use the -o option to mount(8), and use the full
device paths -- i.e.
mount -t xfs -ologdev=/dev/hdb3 /dev/md3
There is no size= mount option to XFS (mount(8) has the list),
that information is obtained from the superblock.