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Re: woody boot-floppies 3.0.9 i386 for testing

Adam Di Carlo <adam@onshore.com> wrote:

>> This may be interessting for Herbert Xu too. Why do we use "msdos" as
>> the default DOS-like filesystem in the kernel? It doesn't support long
>> filenames, and when built-in, it is used first while auto-detecting
>> fs-type. I suggest to drop msdos support from the kernel (or compile as
>> module, since sometimes needed) and use vfat instead:

> Indeed an interesting request.  Herbert, any comments?

I'm happy to do it if that's what you want.  Although I'm not sure if this
is worth it given the limited life span of the boot floppies.
Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 is out! ( http://www.debian.org/ )
Email:  Herbert Xu ~{PmV>HI~} <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
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