Subject: Re: Functional VOP_IOCTL
To: Frank van der Linden <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/23/2003 11:00:27
On Sun, Feb 23, 2003 at 02:33:07PM +0100, Frank van der Linden wrote:

 > Btw, how do you plan to use VOP_IOCTL here? Most lfs systems calls
 > take an fsid, and if you want to end up in a newly created lfs_ioctl,
 > you'd need an actual LFS vnode from an open file on an LFS filesystem,
 > not the device itself.

I suppose you could open the root directory of that particular
file system... or possibly the ifile.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>