Subject: Re: problem with tmpfs and linux emulation?
To: None <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/13/2005 13:01:19 (Michael van Elst) writes:

>Linux readdir() does neither of llseek or lstat64. If it did, then
>you should see the effects also in trivial programs like 'ls'.
>Does /emul/linux/bin/ls fail on tmpfs?

openoffice also fails for NFS-mounts. Unlike with tmpfs it does
show a few directory entries.

There is no problem with an emulated 'ls' or 'bash'.

I believe that openoffice checks d_off and fails when it is decreasing.
                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."