FreeBSD 6.0 and Mac File System

John Cruz cruzweb at
Sat Apr 29 13:11:03 UTC 2006

I don't know about HFS, but you can format your mac drives with UFS when 
you do a clean install of MacOS, at least then FreeBSD would be able to 
read them.

Yousef Raffah wrote:
> What is the status of reading/writing to Mac's file system (HFS) or is
> it HFS+? Are they supported in FreeBSD 6.0? How about 6.1-RC? Can we
> write to that file system or only read at moment? Is it safe? I'm trying
> to find something in the /usr/src/sys/i386/conf/NOTES file but nothing
> is promising so far
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> Sincerely,
> Yousef Raffah
> Senior Systems Administrator
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