Subject: Re: CDROMs
To: Markus Illenseer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy Cooper <email@example.com>
Date: 11/03/1997 07:44:47
On Sat, 1 Nov 1997, Markus Illenseer wrote:
> > [ We can have uncompressed sources on CD-ROM by creating filesystem ]
> > [ images of one sort or another and mounting them from the CD ]
> Now thats a nice and constructive idea. I'll try out to create a partition
> with sources only, dd-ed it and create a vnd-device for further use.
> That's faster than a tar-filesystem.
Warning. The FFS format is not portable between machines of differing