[haiku-development] Re: Writing a filesystem driver

  • From: "François Revol" <revol@xxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 14:03:39 +0200 CEST

> Hi Adrien,
>
> I'm not really an OS dev, just figured I'd chip in:
>
> You're welcome to work on whatever you want, and you've done great on
> the localization. Maybe I'm missing the use of this Amstrad CPC
> driver,

I guess writing and testing demos from Haiku ;)
There is a cc65 port to BeOS, so probably a z80 compiler exists too...

> but to me it sounds more useful to work on something more recent,
> perhaps ext4 support in Haiku, or something like that? Just an
> idea...

Well, AFAIK ext4 xattr support is still as raw as ext3 (insanely low
limits on xattr total size / inode...).

I meant to ask Ted T'so about it but forgot.

François.

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