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    SubjectRe: First draft list of 2.3.x "Things to fix"
    On Wed, 5 Jan 2000, Stephen C. Tweedie wrote:

    > Hi,
    > On Tue, 4 Jan 2000 20:22:17 +0100 (MET), David Weinehall
    > <> said:
    > > I just came up with something else that'd be great to have in v2.4
    > > * ext3 (Depends on whether it's remotely close to something of a beta, at
    > > least... (CONFIG_EXPERIMENTAL would be nice here, at least))
    > It's not just a matter of how stable it is --- journaling requires a bit
    > of extra help from the kernel for various reasons, and we need to do a
    > bit more work to agree exactly how the journaling functionality will
    > integrate into the VM before we can make it part of the official
    > mainstream kernel.

    I guess the ext3 and RieserFS journalling are coded radically differently,
    then? Have you looked much at the RFS journalling code, enough for a
    _real_ 'quick & dirty' comparison? Just curious...


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    David L. Parsley
    Network Specialist
    City of Salem Schools

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