2009/4/13 Tsu-Fan Cheng <tfch...@gmail.com>: > Hi, > correct me if I am wrong, but is it true that ntfsprogs is the > only port that comes with formating disk into NTFS system? because > days ago I also had this problem with my friend's extra USB 1T HD, I > had to use my windows laptop to do the job. thanks!! > > > TFC >
NTFS is one of the 'crown jewels' at Microsoft, who consider the idea of sharing ideas despicable. The only way to get information about it is to reverse-engineer the format, which is such a bugger that not many people are interested enough in doing. Ntfsprogs is the only tool (AFAIK) that can do that. Read Jan's part though http://docs.freebsd.org/cgi/getmsg.cgi?fetch=1743061+0+archive/2009/freebsd-questions/20090412.freebsd-questions Sorry, Chris -- A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? A: Top-posting. Q: What is the most annoying thing in e-mail? _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"