Subject: Re: ffs compatibility patches
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Darrin B. Jewell <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/06/2004 21:46:23
Manuel Bouyer <> writes:
> Looks good , but I didn't look at them twice :)
> However, I think there should also be an option to newfs to create
> filesystems compatible with the old format.

This shouldn't be hard, and most of the work is part of fixing:
  port-macppc/23924 "newfs -v creates bad APPLE_UFS filesystems"

Which I plan to do soon.  The rest of the work is just adding
a command line option to create a netbsd 1.6 (and bsd 4.4)
compatible filesystem.