Cramfs

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'''cramfs''' (compressed ROM file system) is a compressed read-only filesystem for Linux.
 
'''cramfs''' (compressed ROM file system) is a compressed read-only filesystem for Linux.
  
Support for it first appeared in the Linux kernel in version 2.3.35 (1999). It was marked as obsolete in 2013[https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/54886a7153353ea2bf21ebfc1b8e030e71d151d7], in favor of [[Squashfs]].
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Support for it first appeared in the Linux kernel in version 2.3.35 (1999).
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It is usually preferable to use [[Squashfs]] instead of cramfs.
  
 
== Software ==
 
== Software ==

Latest revision as of 16:50, 7 February 2019

File Format
Name Cramfs
Ontology
Released 1999

cramfs (compressed ROM file system) is a compressed read-only filesystem for Linux.

Support for it first appeared in the Linux kernel in version 2.3.35 (1999).

It is usually preferable to use Squashfs instead of cramfs.

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