svn commit: r187437 - head/sys/conf
joao.barros at gmail.com
Tue Jan 20 02:26:44 PST 2009
On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 8:52 AM, Garrett Cooper <yanefbsd at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 5:13 PM, M. Warner Losh <imp at bsdimp.com> wrote:
>> In message: <200901191619.n0JGJrhJ015123 at svn.freebsd.org>
>> Maxim Sobolev <sobomax at FreeBSD.org> writes:
>> : Author: sobomax
>> : Date: Mon Jan 19 16:19:53 2009
>> : New Revision: 187437
>> : URL: http://svn.freebsd.org/changeset/base/187437
>> : Log:
>> : Mention the fact that the NTFS kernel support isn't
>> : very well maintained and point user to sysutils/fusefs-ntfs, which
>> : at the time of this writing seems to be a better alternative.
>> : Suggested by: luigi
>> : MFC after: 2 weeks
>> Again, I'd not MFC this to 6.x for sure and maybe not even to 7.x
>> since ntfs works well there.
>> : Modified:
>> : head/sys/conf/NOTES
>> : Modified: head/sys/conf/NOTES
>> : ==============================================================================
>> : --- head/sys/conf/NOTES Mon Jan 19 15:59:05 2009 (r187436)
>> : +++ head/sys/conf/NOTES Mon Jan 19 16:19:53 2009 (r187437)
>> : @@ -942,7 +942,11 @@ options HPFS #OS/2 File system
>> : options MSDOSFS #MS DOS File System (FAT, FAT32)
>> : options NFSSERVER #Network File System server
>> : options NFSLOCKD #Network Lock Manager
>> : -options NTFS #NT File System
>> : +
>> : +# NT File System. Read-mostly and it's not actively maintained.
>> : +# For a better NTFS support consider sysutils/fusefs-ntfs port/package.
>> : +options NTFS
>> : +
>> : options NULLFS #NULL filesystem
>> : # Broken (depends on NCP):
>> : #options NWFS #NetWare filesystem
> Uh, I got consistent panics on 7.x when mounting NTFS partitions
> created with XP.
> I was creating the partition without MSDOS 8.3 short filename
> support though. I personally think that the copy of NTFS in the kernel
> is stale and unusable for a lot of different use-cases, to be honest..
I moved 2x 320GB almost full NTFS partitions to my ZFS home server
using mount_ntfs. ymmv ;-)
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