On Mon, Oct 15, 2001 at 10:46:35AM +0000, Robert Sander wrote:
> Are there any thoughts about backporting XFS to the Linux kernel 2.2.19?
> The current non-stability of the 2.4 series makes it nearly impossible
> to run that great filesystem on production machines.
> Would it be very hard to do? Else we would have to switch back to ext2
> losing the journaling option.
It would be very hard, nearly like a new port of XFS. XFS and its pagebuf
layer is heavily tied to the 2.4+ VM system and uses infrastructure that wasn't
there in 2.2.