Can the Mac read EXT3?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Sesshi, Aug 2, 2006.

  1. Sesshi macrumors G3

    Sesshi

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2006
    Location:
    One Nation Under Gordon
    #1
    Just idly wondering in case I have to pull the drive out of my NAS's for any reason. Is the Linux EXT3 format readable by Mac?
     
  2. robbieduncan Moderator emeritus

    robbieduncan

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2002
    Location:
    London
    #2
    Not without additional software. OSX is a Unix OS not Linux (which is Unix like without being a Unix).
     

Share This Page