Subject: Re: Symlink ownership
To: Kenneth Stailey <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/27/1995 09:40:00
Kenneth Stailey writes:
> > Not to mention the performance implications of the link pointing to a
> > remote filesystem which is down for the count.
> You already hang all over the place when you don't "soft" mount.  I
> don't see how a little more is going to kill you.

The notion that doing an "ls" would cause the automounter to trigger
or my system to go into la-la-land when I'm not even in an NFS
filesystem fills me with horror. This *is* worse.