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Old 11-12-2009, 12:20 AM   #1
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algorithm of virtual file system

how linux detect file system (ext2/ext3)???
what is the full procedure means if pendrive inserted in linux how does it finds that it contains a particular file system??
i just want to know the algorithm for detection of pen drive in linux?
plz send a algorithm and a link....
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it checks the magic number.
Old 11-12-2009, 11:48 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by smeezekitty View Post
it checks the magic number.
i want to know the algorithm of "ext2ifs".or plz send any link from where i can do.i am trying to make a software in virtual file system.


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