@dircategory Miscellaneous @direntry * e2compr:: User manual for ext2 compression. * e2compress: (e2compr)e2compress. Ext2 compression in user space. * e2decompress: (e2compr)e2compress. Ext2 decompression in user space. * e2bitmap: (e2compr)e2bitmap. Display cluster bitmap. * e2ratio: (e2compr)e2ratio. Ext2 compression statistics.
User's Manual for e2compr-0.3.5
(Comprises former README, FAQ and manual pages.)
Incorporating former documentation by Antoine de Maricourt
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I'd encourage people to read the rest of the manual too, but this page should keep you out of the worst trouble.
losetup). All of these subsystems (swap, loop driver, LILO) access the disk blocks straight from the device rather than going through the filesystem. Other bootloaders, such as
grub, are probably the same, though I haven't checked.
e2dump. See section E2compr interactions with other packages.
e2fsck?, and section Can I still use a defragmenter?.
patch, and don't enable the
CONFIG_EXT2_IND_BITMAPoption unless you've installed the modified version of
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