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SubjectRe: XFS and journalling filesystems
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> This should save about 10K. Other stuff is on the side like the extended
> attributes and they really don't impact the main code.
>
> Why do lines of code restrict what makes an fs ideal for an appliance or desktop?

Lines of code directly influence size of code.

If I have a kernel and compressed root file system on a 4Mb flash device
I'm not going to be terribly keen to move to a larger part for features I
don't need.




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