Creating a filesystem.

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    Creating a filesystem.

    Hi,

    I want to know, in theory, how a filesystem is created?

    I mean, do u devlop the fs ON another fs in its development stage?

    What tools do u use?

    USe asm or C?

    Is developing a fs just thinking of a way to store files and thats it?

    thnx

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    A file system is simply a set of rules which software go by and behave. You can create a FS in your head.

    Implementing support for your FS in software is a different topic...

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    you really might want to check out the os-dev forum at flashdaddee.com http://flashdaddee.com/forums/forumd...?s=&forumid=20

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