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Re: Lingua franca file system Linux-NetBSD-FreeBSD?

On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 09:55:54AM +0000, Thomas Mueller wrote:
> There is the obvious possibility of using msdos (FAT32); I could run FreeDOS 
> on such a partition as well as using the partition to share data between 
> Linux, NetBSD and FreeBSD, and FreeDOS too.  Drawback is some problems 
> getting long file names straight, and lack of case sensitivity.  But maybe 
> FAT32 is the safest choice?

I'd try this option, before going the FAT32 way.

There also used to be a UFS file system in linux, but I've no idea if it
can safely mount a modern BSD FFS.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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