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SubjectRe: scary ext2 filesystem question
On Sat, Jan 02, 1999 at 11:37:34PM -0500, Theodore Y. Ts'o wrote:
> a single choke point, specifically to make logging easier. My current
> thinking is to write out a binary log file, which can be interpreted
> later using an appropriate program. Part of the reason for doing this
Whatever you do please ensure that the file is in a format that can be
read by machines other than the sort (ie hardware/program-version) that
wrote it. There is nothing worse than a binary file that can only be
read on an identical machine to the one that wrote it.

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Alain Williams

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