On Wed, 5 Jun 2002, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: > In message <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Bruce Evans writes: > >On Wed, 5 Jun 2002, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: > > > >> Somebody wh > >> use sys/boot/common/ufsread.c before June 19th where the UFS2 patch > >> is scheduled to be committed. > > > >This must not be needed, since old boot blocks must keep working with > >old file systems. > > Does not compute. > > Old bootblocks are on the disks and nobody are changing them so they will > keep working with what they work with. > > This change is necessary if the alpha architecture wants to be able > to boot from a UFS2 filesystem in the future.
This change is necessary in the future if someone wants to boot from a UFS2 file system. > The UFS2 patch btw allows the ufsread() function to be compiled in a > "UFS1 only" or "UFS1 or UFS2" configuration. I'm surprised both fit in the i386 version. Bruce To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message