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SubjectRe: Do ramdisk exec's map direct to buffer cache?


On Fri, 21 Jul 2000, Jeff Garzik wrote:
> On 19 Jul 2000, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> > At least cramfs works. I have about ten reports of loopback not working
> > lately, and I'm likely to disable it completely unless somebody steps in
> > to maintain the damn thing.
>
> Mandrake, at least, uses it for various disk creation and testing
> scenarios. If its broken now, I don't care if it is disabled.
> But it will get fixed eventually...

I hope so. I've gotten mixed reports about it - some people say it is fine
since about 99-pre4 or so, yet I have some confusion-reports about later
kernels too. They _might_ be pilot error, so..

Linus


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