Subject: Re: kernel hacking pointers
To: dustin sallings <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/06/1998 11:41:10
On Tue, 6 Oct 1998, dustin sallings wrote:

> 	So, I'm pretty far from a kernel hacker, but I've got a project
> I'm really wanting to get into.
> 	What I want to do is put a layer on top of the filesystem to do
> some kind of filename abstraction to rewrite a file path.  I really just
> want a place to look before it looks on the disk.

You might look at the portalfs, for testing. It hooks a user process into
the filesystem. I'm not sure if it works.

Take care,