Subject: Re: wedges and what does that mean?
To: David Laight <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/27/2006 15:55:11
On Sep 5, 2006, at 4:05 PM, David Laight wrote:

> NFS assumes that file handles don't change across a server reboot.

So we fix the file handle format to use something more persistent than  
a dev_t.  dev_t is a stupid thing to use as a persistent identifier in  
the modern world of hot-plug busses.

-- thorpej