Subject: Re: file system format for large, shared, removable USB disk
To: didier gaumet <>
From: Ben Collver <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/03/2006 05:18:03
On Sun, Sep 03, 2006 at 08:41:19AM +0200, didier gaumet wrote:
> I think read+write access to FFSv1 is now supported under GNU/Linux (type
> ufs, ufstype 44bsd).
> Unfortunately I have not tested it and could not
> provide you any information about performance and reliability ou even
> usability.

Jmmv had Linux 2.4 trash his filesystem even though it was mounted
read-only.  He tried a later version and had other problems.  I've seen
someone on IRC say they had read-only working fine, but write support
was not as reliable as it ought to be.