Subject: Re: SGI will freely license its XFS
To: Oleg Polyanski <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/20/1999 13:07:54
On May 20, Oleg Polyanski wrote
> hello,
> 	good news are here. the story
> 	tells that SGI will release the source code of their XFS. it
> lacks some features but is able to handle with files of very big size,
> has b-tree layout on the media and, the most important, it is journaling
> file system. if the license is acceptable I guess it will quite easy
> to port XFS into NetBSD.

How is it different from our LFS ?

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.