Ilmar S. Habibulin ilmar at ints.ru
Mon Oct 18 13:17:54 GMT 1999

looking through freebsd mail archives i found interesting messages from
Matthew Alton. Here i included one of them. Robert maybe you should
contact him? And will get posix.1e fs without ffs modification.



Date:      Wed, 11 Aug 1999 16:46:46 -0500
From:      "Alton, Matthew" <Matthew.Alton at anheuser-busch.com>
To:        "'Hackers at FreeBSD.ORG'" <Hackers at FreeBSD.ORG>, "'fs at FreeBSD.ORG'" <fs at FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   BSD-XFS Update
Message-ID:  <0740CBD1D149D31193EB0008C7C56836EB8B05 at STLABCEXG012>

SGI has released a portion of the XFS source code under the GPL:


the source file is xfs_log.tar.gz.

Of greater interest at this stage are the documents in:


I am currently researching methods for implementing the 64-bit
syscalls stat64(), fstat64(), lseek64() &etc.  delineated in the
SGI design doc _64 Bit File Access_  by Adam Sweeney.

The BSD-XFS port will be made available as a patch to the RELEASE
FreeBSD kernels.

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