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Re: debian 2.3

On Wed, Apr 11, 2001 at 01:11:24AM -0700, Sam Powers wrote:
> On Wednesday 11 April 2001 00:25, Ethan Benson wrote
> > /boot works very poorly with quik (oldworld powerpc bootloader) and
> Again, the chosen FS doesn't need to be used on all created partitions, but 
> the user/admin/whatever should be offered the choice, because the current 
> method involves a LOT of moving files around.. much simpler to pick the fs 
> you want to begin with.

sure a choice is fine, never said anything against that,  but default no.  

i think that a choice should only affect partitions other then /
making / a reiserfs should be a seperate [discouraged] option.  

> > IMHO reiserfs needs another year or two (at least) to really mature
> > before it should be considered a candidate for the default filesystem.
> I totally agree, but it should be a choice. I'd prefer to use it on a fresh 
> installation of a desktop system, but I probably wouldn't trust a production 
> server to something so new..


Ethan Benson

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