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Re: NetBSD resize_ffs SoC project
On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 11:13:24PM +0900, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> > 2) online filesystem shrinking and growing. This needs major rewrite of
> > resize_ffs and add support to FFS driver in kernel.
> I don't really think that *online* shrinking is important.
I don't either, but I can see that it might be nice in an LVM kind of
> I am not even sure that shrinking is possible without limitations as
> inodes are spread over the disk and you can't remove a cylinder group
> without changing inode numbers, can you?
Oh, nothing's impossible, it's just extremely painful.
David A. Holland
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