Subject: Re: fsync performance hit on 1.6.1
To: NetBSD Kernel Technical Discussion List <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/09/2003 16:50:42
> I'm only blurring the boundary between kernel and user-land because
> when you get down to these kinds of things the boundary _should_ be
> blurry.

When you're defining APIs, the last thing you want is blurry anything.

> Just as the unix filesystem has namei(), SysV IPC has ftok().

namei() is not an API.  ftok() is.

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