lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Dec]   [9]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Device-mapper submission for 2.4
On Tue, Dec 09, 2003 at 03:23:50PM +0100, Stefan Smietanowski wrote:
> Joe Thornber wrote:
>
> >On Tue, Dec 09, 2003 at 11:15:08AM -0200, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
> >
> >>I believe 2.6 is the right place for the device mapper.
> >
> >
> >So what's the difference between a new filesystem like XFS and a new
> >device driver like dm ?
>
> One thing you're missing is that after all, XFS has existed longer than
> dm. Hell, XFS existed before 2.4 did (in a Linux form, I'm not talking
> IRIX now).

Correct, dm is only 2 and a half years old.

- Joe
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:59    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans