Re: [uCsimm] Create a new ram file system.

From: Larry Doolittle (ldoolitt@recycle.lbl.gov)
Date: Tue Mar 14 2000 - 00:29:55 EST


Micah -

On Mon, Mar 13, 2000 at 06:16:00PM -0700, Micah Dowty wrote:
> Well, I now have a 6 meg ramdisk working. Only problem was that I couldn't
> get 'holes' working so I compressed it with gzip. It takes about 45
> seconds to decompress :-(

There are plenty of alternatives to gzip. Many of them
compress almost as well, and are not such resource hogs.

For one such, try http://wildsau.idv.uni-linz.ac.at/mfx/lzo.html

    - Larry Doolittle <LRDoolittle@lbl.gov>
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