|Changes according to SquashFS release 2.0. Text corrections.|
|Changes according to SquashFS release 2.0 alpha. Lots of description improvements and clarifications. Split instructions for Linux kernels of 2.6.x (new) and 2.4.x series.|
|Changes according to SquashFS release 1.3r3.|
|Initial Release, reviewed by LDP.|
|Text corrections, license added.|
|Initial version. Instructions for SquashFS release 1.3r2.|
This HOWTO describes the usage of SquashFS - a highly-compressed read-only file system for Linux, which is intended for use in tiny-sized and embedded systems, and anywhere else you'd want to use a compressed file system. With this document, you'll learn how to prepare a SquashFS-ready Linux kernel, create a sqaushed file system and happily use it.
Home of this HOWTO
The SquashFS HOWTO lives at http://artemio.net/projects/linuxdoc/squashfs. There you will always find the latest version of the document, and will be able to send your feedback.
|What is SquashFS|