Subject: Re: Filesystem wishes [was: Re: JFS for NetBSD?]
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Staffan =?iso-8859-1?Q?Thom=E9n?= <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/19/2003 10:00:09
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[ Original text by Jason Thorpe indented ]
> On Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at 02:34  PM, Staffan Thomen wrote:
> >On Mon, 17 Mar 2003 12:29:04 -0500 Chuck Yerkes
> ><> wrote:
> >
> >>It would be nice to have alternatives, just for the sake of.
> >
> > While we're making wishes, what about SGI EFS? It's the stuff
> > they use on install CD's, and it's handy to have a box able
> > to read it, and currently it would mean a linux box.
> Isn't EFS just a hacked UFS?  I seem to recall that that's basically=20
> what it is... but I must admit it's been a long time since I cared :-)

 You are probably right, I know only that the filesystem is left
 as the one used on the install cd's as a legacy from a really
 long time ago, when they used to have it on harddrives as well

 I'll ask my friendly sgi guru :-)


Staffan Thom=E9n
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