Subject: Re: The demise of DEV_BSIZE
To: Chuck Silvers <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/12/1999 09:53:40
On Tue, 12 Oct 1999, Chuck Silvers wrote:

> if we're calling VFS_VGET(), then there must be a mounted filesystem in
> there somewhere.  mounting the filesystem would have opened the device
> on which that filesystem is mounted.

True, but the device on which the filesystem is mounted is not the one on
which we want to call d_ioctl(). We want to call d_ioctl() on the device
represented by the new vnode. :-)

Take care,