Linux Community to remove reiserfs from the kernel in 2025

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In the release notes for version 6.11.0-rc3




Version 6.11.0-rc3 2022-08-06

Important: The Linux Community has deprecated reiserfs, and has scheduled it to be removed from the kernel in 2025.



Anyone who is still using reiserfs as the format for their disk drives should be planning how to handle this situation.  Here is a link to the conversion procedure:


This procedure will also work if you want to move to btrfs rather than XFS.

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