Subject: Re: Unix Metadata on top of an MS-DOS Filesystem
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/02/2005 09:09:08
On Tue, Aug 02, 2005 at 02:34:38PM +0900, Curt Sampson wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Aug 2005, Quentin Garnier wrote:
> >Linux has UMSDOS which I think is what you want.  It will take some
> >porting, though.
> Yikes. No way I'm porting that.
> I wonder if the best solution is not to make an ext2fs partition, put all
> my stuff on that, and add a small DOS partition with a copy of explore2fs
> and ext2fsnt on it.

IIRC there are apps to "mount" ext2fs disks on Windows, so maybe you can
just use ext2fs on both OSes?