Subject: Re: inode_uncache_try()- suggestions?
To: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
Date: 09/03/1996 11:12:32
firstname.lastname@example.org (Bill Studenmund) writes:
> Paul Goyette and I are getting closer to having ported a macfs
> to NetBSD. Besides the requisite debugging, we are running into
> a problem with inode_uncache_try() being undefined, and are
> wondering what to do about it.
> The code comes from Mach 3.0, and the call happens in an inode (vnode)
> flush routine. The comments around the code talking about flushing an
> inode when it was given a device as a parameter. This call is wrapped
> by a "see if the inode pager can uncache it" quote.
I'm really not familiar with Mach, but it sounds like this may be
equivalent to what we call `vnode_pager_uncache()'.