Backing up

Chuck Swiger cswiger at
Tue Sep 5 14:43:30 PDT 2006

On Sep 5, 2006, at 1:59 PM, Jordi Carrillo wrote:
> Just a doubt: FFS is not the same as UFS (unix filesystem)??? I  
> installed FreeBSD and let FreeBSD to partition my hard drive and in  
> fstab I have the partitions mounted as UFS.

FFS is an abbreviation for "Berkeley Fast File System", and is the  
UFS for BSDs.
FFSv1 == BSD UFSv1.  It's likely that Linux will support FFSv1/UFSv1  
OK, but not UFSv2.

I think FreeBSD supports ext2 better than Linux supports UFS.


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