[plug] Mount Compressed Image
alex at j2anywhere.com
Fri Jun 8 13:15:54 WST 2012
Thanks for this. I tried it and it seemed to work initially. however when running on the test system it causes a kernel panic with Cent OS 6.2. I wonder if there are any other file systems which also offer zlib compression ? I am sure on a different Linux flavour, this would work great.
On 07/06/2012, at 15:33 , Daniel Hartwig wrote:
> On 7 June 2012 13:46, Alexander Hartner <alex at j2anywhere.com> wrote:
>> I had a look online and found several options to achieve this in
>> read-only mode, but I need write access to the compressed disk
>> image as well.
> Btrfs supports transparent compression via the mount option
> 'compress-force=zlib' (to be sure).
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