Bug 111962 - Adding XFS support to default kernel & anaconda installer
Summary: Adding XFS support to default kernel & anaconda installer
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 1
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2003-12-12 00:26 UTC by Anthony
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-12-12 14:12:11 UTC
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Description Anthony 2003-12-12 00:26:17 UTC
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Description of problem:
I would like to see SGI's port of the XFS filesystem come in the
default kernel along with having an option in the installer to create
an XFS partition.  Many people use XFS and find it to be among the
best filesystems for Linux, most vendors already have default support
for it from the box.  RedHat/Fedora needs this as well.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora Core
2. Find no XFS support in default kernel
3. ...

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Comment 1 Dave Jones 2003-12-12 14:12:11 UTC
This has only been in the 2.4.24pre repository for two days. It's had
hardly any testing there, and is not suitable for addition for the FC1
kernel at this time.

It's likely you'll have to wait for FC2 for this one.

Comment 2 Anthony 2003-12-13 07:31:18 UTC
I'm sorry, I meant to ask if FC2 will have support for it.  Thought I
had mentioned that previously.

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