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SubjectRe: 2.5.2-pre2 forces ramfs on
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In article <2452.1009338062@ocs3.intra.ocs.com.au>,
Keith Owens <kaos@ocs.com.au> wrote:
>
>Why is ramfs forced on?

Because it's small, and if it wasn't there, we'd have to have the small
"rootfs" anyway (which basically duplicated ramfs functionality).

>And why is Al Viro's email address not in CREDITS or MAINTAINERS? We
>should have somewhere to complain to ;).

He didn't want to be in either file at some point (yes, I asked him),
some day I'll put him in anyway (he's been the effective maintainer of
the VFS interface for the last year or so, regardless of whether he
wants to be in the MAINTAINTERS file or not).

Linus
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