[Coco] Linux RBF filesystem support
tlindner at macmess.org
Sun Oct 19 22:10:09 EDT 2008
James Dessart <skwirl42 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/19/08, John W. Linville <linville at tuxdriver.com> wrote:
> > If you decide to pick-up an RBF project, it would probably be best if
> > it were turned into a FUSE filesystem. That would have the benefit
> > of not needing to either patch new kernels or to keep-up with changing
> > internal kernel APIs.
> Plus it could be made to run on Mac OS X, which I think a few of us
> use. It'd be nice to have FUSE drivers for both RS-DOS format and RBF.
> It'd make using CoCo images so much easier.
Boisy put together a FUSE (and MacFUSE) extension in toolshed. It is
currently broken, not sure why. I have not looked into it.
> Perhaps even read-only support for casette images.
This would even been eiaser now with the libcecb I wrote.
tlindner at macmess.org Bright
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