ufs and ext

Artem Tepponen temik at egartech.com
Mon Apr 28 08:18:46 PDT 2003


> > There is one pretty-good almost-filesystem standard which I've used
> > successfully, namely "tar".  You can write and read a tarball on an
> > otherwise-unused partition (ie, raw device, no real filesystem) from
> > multiple types of OSes.
> Since the tapes' era, 'tar' is really the only common resource.

This brings us to the question 'What is more important: kernel or a userland?' :-)


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