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    SubjectRe: XFS in the main kernel
    Luigi Genoni wrote:
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    > On Tue, 23 Apr 2002, Martin Knoblauch wrote:
    >
    > > > Re: XFS in the main kernel
    > > >
    > > definitely. Unless XFS is in the mainline kernel (marked as
    > > experimantal if necessary) it will not get good exposure.
    >
    > XFS needs 2.5, not 2.4, because of a lot of reasons.
    > If I do remember well a strong obiection to XFS is that it introduces a
    > kernel thread to emulate Irix behavious to talk with pagebuf (a la Irix),
    > end to have an interface with VM and Block Device layer.
    >
    > This forces some vincles.
    >

    No problem with XFS going into 2.5 mainline, but not 2.4. But - is that
    happening?

    Martin
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