[PATCH] bring incompletely initialized magic to UFS1

Wes Peters wes at softweyr.com
Tue Jan 27 13:40:05 PST 2004

On Monday 26 January 2004 22:53, Xin LI wrote:
> >Submitter-Id:	current-users
> >Originator:	Xin LI
> >Organization:	The FreeBSD Simplified Chinese Project
> >Confidential:	no
> >Synopsis:	[PATCH] bring incompletely initialized magic to UFS1
> >Severity:	non-critical
> >Priority:	low
> >Category:	bin
> >Class:		change-request
> >Release:	FreeBSD 5.2-RELEASE i386
> >Environment:
> System: FreeBSD beastie.frontfree.net 5.2-RELEASE FreeBSD 5.2-RELEASE
> #16: Sat Jan 10 15:24:09 CST 2004
> delphij at beastie.frontfree.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/BEASTIE i386
> >Description:
> 	The attached is a proposal patch to make it possible to mark UFS1 as
> "incompletely initialized" when newfs(8) did not have it actually
> initialized. To implement this, I have borrowed the "bad UFS2" magic
> number. Please review this patch. Frankly I am not sure if this is
> useful in most circumstances, but a "incomplete" flag is really
> useful for certain needs.

I looks OK to me.  I assume you've tested it extensively, correct?  I'll 
see if I can locate an extra disk for testing and give this a try at 
home, then commit it as soon as I've verified it works OK.  Thanks for 
the input.

         "Where am I, and what am I doing in this handbasket?"

Wes Peters                                              wes at softweyr.com

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