Subject: Re: hardlink to symlink
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/12/1999 23:20:27
On Wed, 12 May 1999, Bill Studenmund wrote:
> Do standards have anything to say?

I have no clue - but given that Solaris allows it as well (that's where I
got the idea from)... Klaus? :) 

> Except that you commented out the old code rather than deleting it, I
> think they look great!

Yes, but the userland tools need more work. I have fixed tar, cpio and
dump/restore still need to be reworked. (for the latter two, it's probably
only restore that needs work, cpio will be non-trivial...).

Thanks for looking at the core so far, I hope tom find some time somewhen
to actually finish this.

 - Hubert

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