FreeBSD and Amiga filesystems, formatting HDs, moving filesystem

Jonathan Perkin sketchy at
Mon Nov 6 10:42:19 GMT 2000

On Sun, Nov 05, 2000 at 02:35:22pm -0000, David Marsh wrote:

> I've finally got around to adding the hard disk from my old Amiga (2.5GB
> 3.5" IDE) to my FreeBSD box and was wondering if there is any way I can
> mount it and be able to read the Amiga filesystem on the disk under
> FreeBSD, so that I can salvage any useful files from it.

FreeBSD doesn't support AFFS, but NetBSD does.  If you had a spare
hour or two, you could try porting it :)

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