[Novalug] X not starting in CentOS 6.8 (SOLVED)

James Ewing Cottrell III jecottrell3@comcast.net
Wed Dec 28 23:36:27 EST 2016


All Good Points! Thanks for the facts.

To be honest, I cant remember why I added the two lines below, other 
than to show Progress in What Can Be Booted.

And I probably made a typo, meaning "RHEL6 didn't allow booting off xfs"

JIM

On 12/14/2016 9:55 PM, Peter Larsen via Novalug wrote:
> On 12/14/2016 09:10 PM, James Ewing Cottrell III via Novalug wrote:
>>
>> RHEL5 didn't allow booting off ext4; you had to use ext3.
>> RHEL5 didn't allow booting off xfs; now you can in RHEL7.
>
> When was ext4 released? (hint 2008). When was RHEL5 released? (hint
> 2006). Now tell me again, how RHEL5 is supposed to support ext4 as a
> first class module?
>
> XFS was only included as an add-on to RHEL6 it wouldn't be supported by
> the installer.
>


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