[blkid] why not create an independant project

Mokhtar
2009-01-08
2012-11-28
  • Mokhtar
    Mokhtar
    2009-01-08

    Why blkid is not managed as an independant project
    it is not tied to ext2 , it display informations about all types of partition formar

     
    • Theodore Ts'o
      Theodore Ts'o
      2009-02-02

      It will probably be moving to util-linux-ng at some point.   The reason why it wasn't separate is because at the time that I developed it, e2fsck needed it, and I wrote the library, and I wanted to make e2fsprogs as easy as possible to compile.