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    SubjectRe: the " 'official' point of view" expressed by kernelnewbies.org regarding reiser4 inclusion
    Edward Shishkin wrote:

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    >>
    >>
    >> How about we switch to ecc, which would help with bit rot not sector
    >> loss?
    >
    >
    > Interesting aspect.
    >
    > Yes, we can implement ECC as a special crypto transform that inflates
    > data. As I mentioned earlier, it is possible via translation of key
    > offsets with scale factor > 1.
    >
    > Of course, it is better then nothing, but anyway meta-data remains
    > ecc-unprotected, and, hence, robustness is not increased..
    >
    > Edward.

    Would you prefer to do it as a node layout plugin instead, so as to get
    the metadata?

    Hans
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