Subject: Re: Symlink ownership
To: None <greywolf@tomcat.VAS.viewlogic.com>
From: Kenneth Stailey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/28/1995 13:58:09
> Personally, I still think that Yet Another Type of Directory Entry is
> a worse abomination than Yet Another Type of File. POSIX blew it in
> this respect: If you decide to change directory structure from what it
> is currently, all you do is add overhead.
They must have wanted compatbility with non-node-based filesystems on
other OS's. I don't think that it took sticky directories into
account. They have to re-think this.