[linux-elitists] Why haven't you switched to MacOS X yet?

Joakim Ziegler joakim@avmaria.com
Wed Jan 8 18:30:12 PST 2003


On Wed, 2003-01-08 at 19:48, Tom Duffy wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-01-08 at 13:31, Joakim Ziegler wrote:

> > Then there are the file systems. You can either choose HFS+, which is
> > non-journalled, slow, and extremely vulnerable (a Mac shop I know of
> > regularly experience that too early unplugging firewire HDs doesn't just
> > corrupt the file that was being written at the moment, but actually
> > trashes the entire filesystem, to the point where not even third-party
> > commercial recovery programs can do anything to fix it), or you can go
> > with an ancient version of BSD's UFS, pre-softupdates, which is faster
> > than HFS+, but has the extra fun feature that lots of software,
> > including Apple's own, refuses to install on partitions formatted with
> > it.

> You can enable "elvis" (HFS journalling) in Jaguar >= 10.2.2

Out of curiosity, is this free software and part of Darwin?

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Joakim Ziegler <joakim@avmaria.com>
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