On Tue, Jun 24, 2003 at 04:42:32PM +0700, Jason H. Smith wrote:
> Hi. I'm trying to make an XFS-only system. The kernel mounts XFS
> filesystems fine, but I'm having problems migrating from an ext2 initrd
> image to XFS.
> This same setup works if I use ext2 as the initrd filesystem, but I do not
> want ext2 in my kernel for something as trivial as initrd.
IMHO, a journaled file system is a little overkill for an initrd image.
If you want an alternative to ext2, you might want to look at cramfs. I
think using XFS for an initrd image is best kept to an academic exercise.
Nate Straz nstraz@xxxxxxx
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