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

Bruce M. Simpson bms at
Mon Jul 23 10:18:50 UTC 2007

Bruce Evans wrote:
> bde         2007-07-23 07:10:17 UTC
>   FreeBSD src repository
>   Modified files:
>     sys/fs/msdosfs       msdosfs_vfsops.c 
>   Log:
>   Make using msdosfs as the root file system sort of work:

In case anyone is wondering 'Why the hell would anyone wish to do this?' 
consider the case of various embedded systems and small devices where 
the medium is pre-formatted as MS-DOS. or where the format on the medium 
is tied to MS-DOS for other reasons. And it'll also let you boot FreeBSD 
from your digital camera if your hard disk fails.


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