On Fri, Jun 30, 2023 at 04:56:37PM +0200, Adam Borowski wrote:
>On Sun, May 21, 2023 at 07:35:36AM +0200, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>> Adam Borowski <kilob...@angband.pl> (2023-05-20):
>> > The JFS filesystem is deprecated in the kernel: on life support since 2009
>> > and with talks of removal altogether.  Thus, we really shouldn't offer to
>> > format new setups with it.  There are people who kind-of remember JFS being
>> > the fastest back in the day, and it's irresponsible to set them for failed
>> > upgrades past Bookworm.
>> > 
>> > Thus: please remove JFS from the installer.
>> It doesn't seem reasonable to do that weeks away from the release, without
>> any kind of heads-up. That can be done during the Trixie release cycle,
>> e.g. in Alpha 1.
>Aye, sorry for having distracted you during the most busy time.  I filed the
>bug when I learned about plans of giving JFS the axe.
>> Feel free to ping this bug report a few weeks/months into the next release
>> cycle
>So... it might be a better time now.

Agreed, we'll pick this up shortly.

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                st...@einval.com
"The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are
 always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts."
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