Subject: Re: Why my life is sucking.
To: Dean Huxley <>
From: Johan Danielsson <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/17/2001 00:59:53
Dean Huxley <> writes:

> Could this be caused by a file created in between the directory
> traversal and file dumping? perhaps the temp file created by restore
> in /tmp?

Isn't it common knowledge that a dump of a live filesystem really
can't be trusted? Not that I don't do it too.

We really need Kirk's snapshot code he was talking about at the latest
Monterey-usenix.  Anyone know how it's coming along? He's working on
this for FreeBSD, right?