Subject: Re: RFC: new mode bits in stat structure
To: Ted Lemon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 06/26/1998 13:29:51
On Fri, 26 Jun 1998, Ted Lemon wrote:
: > For the HSM we're building on NetBSD/alpha, I need a couple of additional
: > mode bits to indicate two separate additional file states:
: This means burning two more st_mode bits, but I agree with you that
: it's the right thing to do.
Wouldn't the better thing to do be adding flags, not mode bits?
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)