Subject: Re: kern/4439: incorrect link count of dirs that only exist in upper layer of unionfs
To: Dave Huang <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/06/1997 15:24:15
On Thu, 6 Nov 1997, Dave Huang wrote:

: But if the directory doesn't exist in the lower layer, it uses the
: contents of an uninitialized structure for the lower layer's link
: count.

: However, Matthias Drochner tried the above and wasn't able to
: duplicate the problem on his system... so I dunno what's going on.
: I've done a "sup -o", so my sources should be up-to-date.

I can reproduce it, kinda.  My /usr/src is a union mount, so in

drwxr-xr-x  32767 root  wheel  6656 Oct 31 18:19 DUH_WWW

I don't have that many subdirectories and files in this compile directory;
it just happens to be a directory in the top layer only.

== Todd Vierling (Personal; Business
== So you know what, Mikey?  Go to bed.