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Re: support for writing file systems on sparse disk images

On 9/10/2009 2:05 PM, Sarton O'Brien wrote:
On 8/10/2009 8:14 AM, Antti Kantee wrote:
Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Avail %Cap Mounted on
/usr/home/pooka/wd0.img%PART:a% 338471 256211 65337 79% /puffs
=== SNIP ===

So you specify the partition number as %PART:n%, where is n is obviously
the partition number. Other than that, things work as usual. No vnconfig
etc. necessary.

Nice ... it's much easier to know what's going on at a glance :)

Just to clarify, you can mount sparse images with no issue using this

Sorry ... I just reread the subject ... it was a late night ;)

It'd be nice to have something like this for the xen infrastructure ... but I have no idea how efficient each method is comparatively.


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