Subject: Re: fsck,newfs,dumpfs,fsdb as host tools
To: Darrin B.Jewell <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/10/2005 16:23:15
On Jun 10, 2005, at 1:48 PM, Darrin B.Jewell wrote:
> I have patches to build fsck, newfs, dumpfs and fsdb as host tools
> which I would like to commit. They are primarily useful for cross
> host testing and debugging.
Might as well throw tunefs in there, as well.
> Does anyone mind? Should I enable these with MKMAINTAINERTOOLS or
> inroduce another similar variable?
Seems like a reasonable idea, especially useful for embedded systems
work. I would also say do the msdos versions of these tools, as well.
Maybe have a MKFSTOOLS that defaults to YES but that people can set
to NO if they wish.