Subject: Re: /emul/xxx for all/other /sys/compat/xxx?
To: None <mouse@Collatz.McRCIM.McGill.EDU>
From: John Kohl <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/06/1995 12:07:21
>>>>> "dM" == der Mouse <mouse@Collatz.McRCIM.McGill.EDU> writes:

dM> Think of it as though /emul/xxxx were union-mounted underneath the real
dM> root, but only for accesses by programs running in COMPAT_xxxx mode.
dM> (Okay, that's an oversimplification, but it perhaps gives some idea.)

Actually, you could probably make this a cleaner setup by union-mounting
the real root underneath the /emul/xxx area, and then chroot() the
emulated process to the unioned area (just don't try to look at