2008-03-28 22:02:37

by Pietro Gagliardi

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Subject: [RESEND] Kernel patch: ext2 creators list update

Hello. Sorry for resending this; I didn't follow all the rules :-)

I'm working on a new OS that will have ext2 as the primary
filesystem. I'm adding my OS to the list of creators, for the
superblock item s_creator_os. I know the kernel doesn't use these
values; I don't know if any user programs do, though. The patch is to

== linux.patch ==
--- linux- 2008-03-24
14:49:18.000000000 -0400
+++ linux- 2008-03-28
17:36:55.000000000 -0400
@@ -426,6 +426,7 @@ struct ext2_super_block {
#define EXT2_OS_MASIX 2
#define EXT2_OS_FREEBSD 3
#define EXT2_OS_LITES 4
+#define EXT2_OS_PGOS 5

* Revision levels
== end of linux.patch ==

If you'd like to see the source code for this driver, just send me
back an email and I'll gladly put it up.