Subject: Re: sysctlfs [was: Re: core file name format: diffs]
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/22/1999 11:20:11
On Wed, 22 Sep 1999, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

> On Wed, 22 Sep 1999, Brian C. Grayson wrote:
> > /etc/portal.conf:
> Cool, can you put this to our portal examples, please?
> What I'd like to have in addition to that is a real directory structure I
> could browse, e.g. "ls -la /p/sysctl/hw", and see what's available. But I
> guess that's not possible with portalfs?

Right. All portalfs does is hand VOP_OPEN off to a userland daemon.
directory lookups don't use VOP_OPEN, so nothing happens. ;-)

Take care,