Re: Hardcoding of ext3 as partman's default filesystem
On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 01:38:01PM +0100, Jérémy Bobbio wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 11:24:57AM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> > How about a partman/default_filesystem template in partman-base,
> > defaulting to ext3, and then a $default expansion in the filesystem
> > field in partitioning recipes? That would make it a matter of a boot
> > parameter to change the default filesystem, and would make the code a
> > bit more elegant IMO.
> Sounds like a good plan.
> I am unsure on how you plan to write the expansion, but it might be
> better to have a $default_fs or $default_filesystem instead of an
> unspecific $default.
I actually initially thought $default_fs but then went for brevity.
$default_fs is fine with me if that's what people prefer.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]