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[[Wikipedia:F2FS|F2FS]] (Flash-Friendly File System) is a file system intended for NAND-based flash memory. It is supported from kernel 3.8 onwards.
 
[[Wikipedia:F2FS|F2FS]] (Flash-Friendly File System) is a file system intended for NAND-based flash memory. It is supported from kernel 3.8 onwards.
 
  
 
== Creating a f2fs partition ==
 
== Creating a f2fs partition ==
 
In order to create a f2fs partition, you need {{AUR|f2fs-tools}} from [[AUR]]
 
In order to create a f2fs partition, you need {{AUR|f2fs-tools}} from [[AUR]]
  
Create the partition: {{Ic|mkfs.f2fs /dev/sdxY}}
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Create the partition:  
 
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# mkfs.f2fs /dev/sdxY
  
 
== Mounting a f2fs partition ==
 
== Mounting a f2fs partition ==
 
You may need to load the f2fs kernel module before mounting. Issue as root:
 
You may need to load the f2fs kernel module before mounting. Issue as root:
  
  modprobe f2fs
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  # modprobe f2fs
  
 
Then you can mount the partition:
 
Then you can mount the partition:
  
  mount -t f2fs /dev/sdxY /mnt
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  # mount -t f2fs /dev/sdxY /mnt

Revision as of 04:45, 22 March 2013

F2FS (Flash-Friendly File System) is a file system intended for NAND-based flash memory. It is supported from kernel 3.8 onwards.

Creating a f2fs partition

In order to create a f2fs partition, you need f2fs-toolsAUR from AUR

Create the partition:

# mkfs.f2fs /dev/sdxY

Mounting a f2fs partition

You may need to load the f2fs kernel module before mounting. Issue as root:

# modprobe f2fs

Then you can mount the partition:

# mount -t f2fs /dev/sdxY /mnt