Re: [woody,debinst] (Was: Re: [dbootstrap] `newt' and `boxes.c', `bogl' and `bowl'[, `???' and `boxeX.c'?])
>>>>> "Erik" == Erik Andersen <email@example.com> writes:
Erik> Agreed re parted. I think a cool project would be hacking a GUI similar to
Erik> cfdisk into parted...
Yes, that would be a good thing to do. If we used Newt for the
interface, we'd have X for free, with `gnewt'.
Erik> Using compressed ext2 could also work. Works just like regular ext2 until you
Erik> chattr files, at which point they are transparently compressed/uncompressed.
Does that already just work, or does it require patches to the
kernel? It tried the `chattr' command, and it didn't appear to do
anything. How do I know the file is really compressed?