[arch-general] Kernel ext2 driver
roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Sat Mar 1 13:28:03 EST 2008
2008/3/1, Peter Feuerer <peter.feuerer at linux-gamers.net>:
> Hi list,
> just wanted to ask, why ext2 isn't built directly into the kernel
> anymore? Is there any special reason?
> I would prefer to have ext2 built in again, because I'm dealing a lot
> with special configurations of archlinux, like thinclient installations
> where the whole image is running in an ext2 formated ramdisk and so on.
> Currently I'm building the complete kernel everytime I need to do an
> upgrade. But I think the ext2 driver isn't such a big ballast for
> standard systems, so you might want to do me a favour and set it as a
> built in driver of the standard kernel again. Would save me a lot of
> compile time.
I don't understand where the problem is.
You can just add it to initcpio image.
Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)
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