Subject: Re: scsi subsystem information wanted...
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/02/1995 18:46:07
Jason Thorpe writes:
> On Fri, 2 Jun 95 11:50:33 PDT 
> (James Graham - captech) wrote:
>  > Or (shudder-gasp) an automagic volume manager?  Not necessarily as Slowlar
>  > does it but more an automount-style mount point, where it tries to mount
>  > the cd-rom on the mount point listed in the fstab only on first access, an
>  > then it will time out and try to umount it?
> mean like `amd'...

Solaris's automounter is kernel based and has much better
performance. It shouldn't be too hard to get something like it working
on NetBSD thanks to the stacking file system architecture...