Subject: Re: proposal - a new mtree file format
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/06/2001 10:18:23
>I'd like to propose a non-hierarchical (ie, all pathnames are relative
>to the current (or command-line specified) directory) "version 2" mtree
>file format that has (what I perceive as) a couple of advantages over
>the existing format:

Sounds like it could be useful.  Provided old mtree files still work
and so on, I don't see a problem.