Re: Curious floppy problem on UDB

mandrake (mandrake@lobotomy.com)
Mon, 25 Nov 1996 11:21:20 -0500 (EST)

> The filesystems supported by MILO are ported code rather than the real
> filesystem code from Linux. I suppose that a slightly better approach
> would be to implement the VFS layer in MILO and maybe parts of the buffer
> cache. That way, any filesystem supported by Linux would be supported by
> MILO. Unfortunately, MILO would also be bigger.
>

maybe you could make them config options or just detect which filesystems
the user has selected in his .config from /usr/src/linux (or $KSRC)
That way if I decided I wanted to run the whole thing under ufs (for an
example, although I think ufs is read-only, isn't it?) or whatnot it would
still be mountable.

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