Subject: Re: Feature bloat... Possible idea...
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wolfgang Solfrank <email@example.com>
Date: 07/06/1996 15:05:14
> Has anyone implemented a filesystem with copy-on-write semantics? I'd like
> to be able to, for instance, have a file which will be a link to another file,
> until it gets written to, at which point, it becomes a new file, containing
> whatever new data. Is this monumentally stupid for a reason which will
> become apparent before this message makes it back to me, and/or is it
> implemented already?
If I understand you correctly, most of what you intend can be had with
Hope it helps.
ws@TooLs.DE (Wolfgang Solfrank, TooLs GmbH) +49-228-985800