[klibc] introducing kpartx

christophe.varoqui christophe.varoqui at free.fr
Wed Jan 14 23:02:21 PST 2004


kpartx is simply dmpartx renamed and versioned 0.0.1
It is uploaded to http://dsit.free.fr/kpartx-0.0.1.tar.bz2

future directions, comments ?

> this update compiles static with klibc.
> This tool maps "linear device maps" on bdev partitions from userspace.
> The goal is to test the very controversial idea of reaping partition stuff
> from core kernel code to early userspace.


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