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From: "jdow" <jdow@earthlink.net>
To: "Torsten Scheck" <torsten.scheck@gmx.de>, <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Large-FAT32-Filesystem Bug
Date: Fri, 5 Dec 2003 05:17:00 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <005301c3bb32$11a041a0$1225a8c0@kittycat> (raw)
In-Reply-To: 3FD0555F.5060608@gmx.de

From: "Torsten Scheck" <torsten.scheck@gmx.de>

> Dear friends:
> 
> I already sent a message to the VFAT maintainer, but I decided
> to additionally bother this list with a warning. This way some
> readers might avoid data loss.

This all may be moot. Microsoft is about to charge a royalty for
use of the FAT file system. http://www.microsoft.com/mscorp/ip/tech/fat.asp

Software patents are the death of innovation and competition.

{+_+}    Joanne Dow

  reply	other threads:[~2003-12-05 13:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-12-05  9:52 Large-FAT32-Filesystem Bug Torsten Scheck
2003-12-05 13:17 ` jdow [this message]
2003-12-07 12:26   ` Helge Hafting
2003-12-07 12:20     ` Tomasz Torcz
2003-12-08  9:54       ` Helge Hafting
2003-12-08 14:10         ` Gene Heskett
2003-12-08 16:19           ` Randy.Dunlap
2003-12-07 13:56     ` Gene Heskett
2003-12-05 15:26 ` Eduard Bloch
2003-12-05 16:07 ` Erik Andersen
2003-12-05 17:54   ` Torsten Scheck
2003-12-05 22:10     ` Erik Andersen
2003-12-05 22:45       ` Mike Fedyk
2003-12-05 23:26         ` Måns Rullgård
2003-12-06  0:04           ` Andreas Schwab
2003-12-06  0:44             ` Måns Rullgård
2003-12-06  1:10               ` Andreas Schwab
2004-02-06 14:43   ` Torsten Scheck

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