[CentOS] Re: SIze of reformatted USB drive
filbranden at gmail.com
Thu Sep 25 23:48:36 UTC 2008
On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 19:40, Scott Silva <ssilva at sgvwater.com> wrote:
>> Does this makes sense that ext3 has less available space than fat32?
> Ext3 reserves some space for root by default. I think it is like 5 or 10 %.
> That might be it.
5% by default.
You can change it to 1% for your filesystem with this command:
tune2fs -m 1 /dev/sda1
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