Subject: Re: CVS commit: syssrc
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matt Thomas <email@example.com>
Date: 06/30/1999 08:19:20
At 07:47 AM 6/30/99 , Jason Thorpe wrote:
>These are a generalization of the "iopen()"-like calls that e.g.
>AFS used, and that some news servers use as a speed hack.
>In the particular application for which Bill implemented it, the
>application must be able to open a file, but the application has
>no way to know a pathname for the file.
I hope these are restricted to root-only.
Matt Thomas Internet: firstname.lastname@example.org
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