Subject: Re: vop_symlink and unused vpp?
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Assar Westerlund <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/16/2001 22:24:04
Bill Studenmund <> writes:
> Can we track things back far enough to see when/if this parameter was
> used?

It seems to me that it has basically been this way since 4.4.  Before
that (in 4.3reno), VOP_SYMLINK took a `struct nameidata *', but still
didn't use the ndp->ni_vp, and it wasn't set by nfs_symlink.  So I
think it has been this way `for ever'.