port contains the
creating XFS file systems, and also other utilities for analyzing,
and repairing XFS file systems.
The port of XFS to
Fx is currently incomplete.
Only read-only access is supported for XFS volumes.
Writing to a volume is not supported.
can be used to create an XFS file system which is populated with files
and other metadata.
This can be used to quickly create a read-only file system which
can be tested on
XFS was originally written by SGI for the IRIX operating system.
SGI ported XFS to Linux, and released the source code under the GNU
Public License. For more details, see: