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Re: woody Debian Installer plans

Torsten Landschoff <torsten@pclab.ifg.uni-kiel.de> writes:

> On Sat, Sep 16, 2000 at 10:58:32PM +0200, Andreas Rottmann wrote:
> > > I am not sure if this works well with the Hurd. Doesn't it have some 
> > > extensions to the Linux filesystem model? I don't think a Linux install
> > > can support it in that case.
> > >
> > mke2fs can format for the HURD, in fact you install the HURD from
> > linux right now. Or do get something wrong here?
> I was thinking of new feature in the filesystem. I think the Hurd can have
> extra info attached to inodes (for example ACLs, version info etc.).
> I don't think that would be reachable from Linux.
It can, I think - with an ext2fs extension patch for the kernel. It's was a
link from an Austrian Site, sorry no URL. Do a google search on ACL,
and you'll find the mentioned site.

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