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SubjectRe: [PATCH] cramfs is ro only, so honour this in inode->mode
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> I've been thinking of doing a cramfs2, and the only thing I'd change is
> (a) slightly bigger blocksize (maybe 8k or 16k) and (b) re-order the
> meta-data and the real data so that I could easily compress the metadata
> too. cramfs doesn't have any traditional meta-data (no bitmap blocks or
> anything like that), but it wouldn't be that hard to put the directory
> structure in the page cache and just compress the directories the same way
> the real data is compressed.

And you'd still be worse than compressed loopback w/32k blocks, and
more complex. Now most of the loopback bugs seem fixed in 2.4, I'll
port the cloop stuff, and we can compare.

Time to stop this cramfs madness!
-- The Linux conference Australia needed.
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