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SubjectRe: File as generic block-device?
martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach Simen Thoresen <simentt@dolphinics.no> [2008.10.22.1456 +0200]:
>> accept a file as a block-device, but I have found no such function
>> for mdadm, and am thus asking for a kernel-internal way to
>> re-plug a file into the block-device layer.
>
> I suggest you search the web first.
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loopback_disk_device

Thank you - I missed googling for the absolutely obvious.

Sigh.

-S



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Simen Thoresen - Dolphin ICS Systems Administrator


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