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    SubjectRe: Status of FAT CVF?
    On Jun 11, 2002  21:38 -0700, Alan wrote:
    > What is the status of fat_cvf in 2.4.x? Is the code abandoned?
    > Supported? Working? Not working? Pining for the fnords?
    > I have an old drive I am trying to get data off of and mounting the
    > compressed partition via loopback does something strange. The mount
    > point shows no files, but "df" shows the correct amount for data used.
    > (The compressed DriveSpace 3.x partition does contain data.)
    > Not urgent. (I can get the data other ways.) Just wanting to know how
    > bad it is before I start wading into the code.

    There was a patch posted last week to l-k which basically removed CVF
    support from the kernel entirely, because it was totally non-functional.

    Cheers, Andreas
    Andreas Dilger

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