Subject: Re: problem with tmpfs and linux emulation?
To: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 11/09/2005 10:40:21
In message <20051109142437.GB21541@drowsy.duskware.de>, Martin Husemann writes:
>On Wed, Nov 09, 2005 at 09:21:57AM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
>> Given that they won't be fixing anything, we need to make our
>> emulation work.
>As long as it's optional and won't slow down native work (like the mount_nfs
>switch) that's fine with me. I won't call it "fixing" though, because we
>can't fix it, realy.
What, precisely, is the problem? What is there about tmpfs that a
application can detect?
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb