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Re: Fedora Core 2 wishlists



On Thu, 18 Dec 2003 02:30:33 +0100, Giacomo Magnini wrote:

> Sam Varshavchik ha scritto:
> 
> > My old Atari ST computer used FAT on floppies. I think Amiga did to.
> > No.  Amiga used a very funny filesystem for their floppies.
> 
> Maybe AFFS is funny by today's standards, but at the time it was much 
> more advanced than fat:
> - long filenames
> - more data on a floppy (880K instead of 720K)
> - much faster (even for todays standard: ever tried formatting a floppy 
> under Win?)

Even faster with low-level ASM based and Blitter-optimized file system
access routines. ;)

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