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[SLUG] Mounting a zip file?
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- Subject: [SLUG] Mounting a zip file?
- From: Steve Downing <steve@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Feb 25 10:57:01 2002
- Reply-to: steve@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
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Is it possible to mount a zip/gzip/bzip file as part of the filesystem,
so it gets decompressed on the fly and only when needed? Similar
to mounting an iso from a file I guess.
I have a 20Meg docs folder which I don't always need, and it inflates
to >100Meg, wasting a lot of space on the laptops' drive.
Also, anyone know where you can get a decent Linux-related mousepad.
Everythinglinux has a couple, but none I like. Gotta be optical
mouse friendly. ( Little hint, Optical mice track badly on a shiny
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