Re: [ANNOUNCE] ftape-3.04

Bud Rogers (
09 Nov 1997 23:51:11 -0600

Claus-Justus Heine <> writes:

> Bud Rogers <> writes:
> > Are you getting close to the point when your ftape package can go back
> > into the kernel source tree? I like having loadable modules for
> > normal use, of course, but I would like to be able to build a kernel
> > with built-in ftape support for disaster recovery.
> Yes, the patches are ready. Once the ftape home page is accessible
> again (or mirrored somewhere else) you'll be able to fetch patches for
> 2.0.31 and 2.1.62 from the web page.

That's very good news. Is there any chance that the patches would
work with slightly older kernels? I'm running 2.0.27 at home and
2.0.29 on the system machines.


Bud Rogers <>