Thursday, 12 September 2013

Re: Removing reiserfs support from the installer

On Sep 12, 2013 10:30 AM, "Colin Watson" <[email protected]> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 12, 2013 at 09:17:43AM -0700, Tim Gardner wrote:
> > I'm not really in favor of entirely dropping reiserfs support from the
> > kernel, e.g., CONFIG_REISERFS_FS=n. Doubtless, there are still folks out
> > there using it that would be pretty annoyed on upgrading to find they
> > can no longer access their file system.
> >
> > I am, however, OK with dropping resierfs from any udebs that we produce.
> I agree with that assessment.

Are we providing any type of migration path for users that are running reiserfs? Was reiserfs ever the default in Ubuntu, iow is there potentially a userbase that through upgrades is still stuck on that fs?


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