cvs commit: src/sys/fs/msdosfs msdosfs_denode.c

Mike Silbersack silby at
Thu Sep 8 02:00:04 PDT 2005

On Thu, 8 Sep 2005, Dmitry Pryanishnikov wrote:

> BTW, how can one work with compressed filesystem?

I don't know, I just saw it mentioned in the man page for mdconfig. :)

> Our task is slightly different: not our files should start at magic offset,
> but their _directory entries_. I think this task is achievable by creating
> new FAT32 filesystem, then (in strict order) a directory, a large (approx.
> 4Gb) file in it, a second directory, a file in it, then lookup first
> file. In order to get a panic whe just have to tune size of the large file.
> If I have enough time I'll try to prepare such a regression test.

Ah, that IS tricky.  I need to read more carefully in the future!

I don't have time to work on this myself, but if you can come up with a 
working regression test script, I can commit it to the tree for you.

Mike "Silby" Silbersack

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