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Re: EFS volume descriptors

To: Dave Olson <>
Subject: Re: EFS volume descriptors
From: Mike Shaver <>
Date: Sun, 03 Jan 1999 17:20:48 -0500
Organization: Just Another Snake Cult
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Dave Olson wrote:
> Nothing is at block 0 of the filesystem.  Historically, back to v6
> unix, there were things like badblock tables there, so many filesystems
> for unix have simply not used block 0.  efs does not use it.

Drat.  So do I need the user to tell me if it's an EFS CD vs. an EFS
partition, so that I know to use the voldesc or not?  I guess I could
register a second fstype ("efscd" or some such) and make the user use


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