Don't count on XFS in FreeBSD anytime soon -- I suspect that there are
licensing issues that probably eclipse the technical ones.
----- Original Message -----
From: "James" <brojohnson@xxxxxxxx>
To: "Ken Seefried" <ken@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, August 20, 2001 12:35 AM
Subject: Re: Mounting XFS
> true, I do got another PC, I'll load or bring the HD over to it and ftp
> files over.
> I knew I'll get the answer :-)
> So do the XFS need to be ported over so FreeBSD will have a XFS filesystem
> or Support for XFS (reading and writing to) need to be ported over? Sorry
> I'm not a UNIX guru but I'm learning. But I am a Sun Field Engineer so I'm
> not too stupid LoL.
> PS. I did seen post dealing with FreeBSD and XFS
> So I'm not trying to start a repeat of what was said.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ken Seefried" <ken@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: "James" <brojohnson@xxxxxxxx>
> Cc: <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, August 19, 2001 8:18 PM
> Subject: Re: Mounting XFS
> > James writes:
> > > Is there anyway to mount a hardrive from a IRIX box, using Freebsd?
> > > if so its the same filesystem.
> > No. At least, not until the FreeBSD folks port XFS.
> > Of course, it's really quite easy to load Linux+XFS, if you've got a
> > PC laying about.
> > Ken