svn commit: r219667 - head/usr.sbin/bsdinstall/partedit
gavin at FreeBSD.org
Tue Mar 15 17:50:35 UTC 2011
On Tue, 2011-03-15 at 12:26 -0500, Nathan Whitehorn wrote:
> On 03/15/11 09:19, Gavin Atkinson wrote:
> > On Tue, 2011-03-15 at 13:27 +0000, Nathan Whitehorn wrote:
> >> Author: nwhitehorn
> >> Date: Tue Mar 15 13:27:34 2011
> >> New Revision: 219667
> >> URL: http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/219667
> >> Log:
> >> Turn on softupdates by default. We need a UI to set filesystem
> >> parameters.
> >> Modified:
> >> head/usr.sbin/bsdinstall/partedit/gpart_ops.c
> > This would appear to still be a change from the previous behaviour,
> > where softupdates were enabled by default for any filesystem except for
> > the root filesystem.
> It is -- and this needs to become settable. Bear in mind, however, that
> the default partition layout is also different. If you select the auto
> option, only one file system is made, so there are no non-root file systems.
Hrm, I hadn't realised this was the case. If this change is intentional
and planned to remain, I guess the various bits of documentation that
say "several partitions good, one bad" should be updated...
> > I wonder if it is time to start enabling SU+J on non-root filesystems
> > now?
> That's certainly something to think about, although I'll defer whether
> that is wise to others. It's a little bit of a pain on the
> implementation side, since you can't turn it on from newfs, but that
> isn't a serious obstacle.
As of r218726, you can now set this from newfs. (-j)
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