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Re: 6.0_BETA: Extreamly slow newfs_ext2fs on 60Gb USB stick

On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 8:01 PM, Izumi Tsutsui 
<> wrote:
>> For a number of reasons I decided to use ext2 filesystem on 60Gb memory
>> stick.
>  :
>> Unfortunately newfs_ext2fs works extreamly slowly
> newfs_ext2fs(8) was intended to prepare boot partitions for
> Linux based appliances (like cobalt) without GPLed tools,
> so its implementation is quite dumb and it doesn't have
> any I/O optimazations.
> ...

Your patch solved the problem. If it is good to commit, it would be
nice to see it in netbsd-6.

P.S. I'm sorry for doublepost. I forgot  to add the mailist to Cc.

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