DragonflyBSD, FAT32 and the interoperability
thomas.nikolajsen at mail.dk
Wed Jul 8 03:16:06 PDT 2015
M M <micman857 at yahoo.com> wrote:
>I consider to change my ext2 partition in a fat32 partition
>reformatting it, and after I'll copy all my data in this place from the
>data storage that I use for backup, an external hard disk. But//in order
>to avoid surprises, I would be sur that the fat32 file system is totally
>accessible (read-write) under DFBSD.
FAT32 (msdos) file system on DragonFly works nice here for R/W.
If very long file names or funny chars in them or owner / permission are a problem, a tar(1) file is usually a nice transport,
apart from FAT32 file size limitation (but this is a FAT32 limitation, not related to DragonFly).
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