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Re: [PATCH] Re: Reduce XFS footprint (was Re: TAKE - remove a function x

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Subject: Re: [PATCH] Re: Reduce XFS footprint (was Re: TAKE - remove a function xfs added to filemap.c
From: "Ralf G. R. Bergs" <rabe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 08:19:51 +0100
Cc: "Steve Lord" <lord@xxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <1012336870.26363.14.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Reply-to: "Ralf G. R. Bergs" <rabe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
On Tue, 29 Jan 2002 14:41:10 -0600, Steve Lord wrote:

[...]
>> So with Andi's patch one should NOT enable V1 directories, or otherwise the 
XFS 
>> code can't read existing V2 filesystems anymore? Is that right?
>
>
>Noooo, I think you got your 1s and 2s crossed in there. Andi was turning
>off the backwards compatibility with old irix filesystems (V1) in the 
>patch. It is not exactly a huge win spacewise, but every little helps.
>This will not affect any existing filesystem made on linux since they
>all use the V2 code.

Oh, sorry, stupid me. :-)

Thanks for setting this straight.


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