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

On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 11:20:37AM +0000, Thomas Mueller wrote:
> > 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.
> Did you slip here?  My option that you cite is FAT32.

with "this option" I meant my option, which is to create a
ext2fs from NetBSD with newfs_ext2. Sorry it was not clear.

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

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