Subject: Re: Questions about features of NetBSD
To: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: Ted Lemon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/10/1995 17:34:49
> Yes, it would (win and work...). I've been thinking of the semantics of
> this a bit...perhaps a `swap-byte' flag that's handled on a per-mount
> basis...this flag could be set by reading the superblock, if the magic
> number is wrong, flip it around, check again, if it's fine now, set the
> flag...you get the idea...
Great minds think alike.... :') This is what I had in mind too...
> Cool...send me the code...I've got my hp380 doing hp, sparc, and
> almost amiga...I need to scavenge a disk from a sun3 (well, one that I
> can plug into my hp, anyway...) and see if it works with it, too.
I'll do that tonight.