Re: Porting debian-installer to kfreebsd
Michael Casadevall dixit:
>and in kfreebsd's case, non-feasible as LInux can't currently write to
>UFS2 based file systems.
While Linux cannot write to them either, I’d like the installer and the
port in general to handle 4.2FFS (UFS1) as well. For compatibility.
Sometimes they [people] care too much: pretty printers [and syntax highligh-
ting, d.A.] mechanically produce pretty output that accentuates irrelevant
detail in the program, which is as sensible as putting all the prepositions
in English text in bold font. -- Rob Pike in "Notes on Programming in C"