Subject: Re: UFS inodes as device descriptors
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jim Reid <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/14/1998 12:01:21
>>>>> "Lucio" == Lucio de Re <email@example.com> writes:
Lucio> This entire discussion strikes me as a sad instance of
Lucio> "backward compatibility at all costs". Whereas I'm
Lucio> beginning to understand the need to provide NFS clients
Lucio> with a consistent view, from the server side, of what is in
Lucio> fact the local configuration <sigh!>, I also think that the
Lucio> legacy of something totally alien in the UFS is going to be
Lucio> a high price to pay.
NFS clients shouldn't be accessing a server's /dev files anyway.