[OpenWrt-Devel] [RFC] Pre-seeded files/directories for UBIFS

Geert Uytterhoeven geert at linux-m68k.org
Sun May 21 01:37:55 PDT 2017

On Sat, May 20, 2017 at 9:36 PM, Ralph Sennhauser
<ralph.sennhauser at gmail.com> wrote:
> There is also the size consideration. Unless a seeded ubifs can get
> close to squashfs in terms of compression there would still be a
> use-case for squashfs with an ubifs overlay. My current root as ubifs
> instead of squashfs is 76.8% bigger.

As seeded files are stored and kept unmodified, they could be stored in
compressed form?



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