RW Compressed FUSE FSs? (Re: XS - XO archiving and backup)

Tomeu Vizoso tomeu at
Mon Nov 10 12:08:26 EST 2008

On Mon, Nov 10, 2008 at 6:00 PM, Martin Langhoff
<martin.langhoff at> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 10, 2008 at 11:17 AM, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at> wrote:
>> I would get a real journal and check for real which is the
>> compressibility of the data that is actually there.
>> My uninformed guess is that most of the content is already compressed:
>> png, zip, pdf (some/most), odt, ogg, etc
> Interesting. I was under the impression that at least some of the file
> formats were uncompressed and taking advantage of jffs2's
> compressibility.

Well, I'm sure some activities save in uncompressed formats, but my
impression is that they aren't that many. That said, I think this
should be checked.



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