Subject: Re: union fs changes
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
Date: 12/30/1994 14:16:58
>>>Will there be an NFS implementation?
>>Too bad--being able to do a read-only NFS mount of a source tree and then
>>apply a magnetic layer would be very nice.
>You can already do that, if the upper layer is in one of the UFS file
Oh, so you can't overlay an NFS layer onto a UFS one.
But you can overlay a UFS one over an NFS one.
No, that's not right either. Did you read what I originally wrote?
You can overlay any two file systems, but whiteouts only work if the
upper layer is one of the UFS family file systems.