Subject: Re: Work-in-progress "wedges" implementation
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/24/2004 17:43:43
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On Sep 24, 2004, at 5:31 PM, Jason Thorpe wrote:

>> 	is that /dev/sd0 as a directory, to make it possible to access the
>> wedges on a particular device?
>> e.g. /dev/sd0/whole-disk, /dev/sd0/wedge0, /dev/sd0/wedge1, etc..?
> Well, you can't have both a file called "sd0" and a directory called 
> "sd0" in the same place...

Oh, nevermind... I misread your question...

So, my original intent was not to make sd0 a directory... but I can see 
the value in that, and the more I think about it, the more I like it.

This still is part of the devfs discussion, though, so I'll drop it 
(again :-)

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>

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