Fedora 15, new and exciting plans

Garrett Holmstrom gholms at fedoraproject.org
Thu Nov 18 18:35:45 UTC 2010

On 11/18/2010 8:09, Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski wrote:
> On Monday, 15 November 2010 at 12:29, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> [...]
>> This is a silly straw-man.  No one[1] formats external HDs with
>> anything other than MS-DOS FAT.  Fedora changing the default for the
>> main hard disk will not make any difference to this case of your
>> contrarian user giving away LVM-formatted USB drives.
> I'd think NTFS would be much more common, if only for its ability
> to store files larger than 4GB.

UDF can be a useful alternative since Windows >= Vista, RHEL >= 5, and 
Fedora handle it perfectly.  Windows XP can read it.  OS X can also use 
it read/write, but you have to manually mount it first.

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