Subject: Re: devfs, was Re: ptyfs fully working now...
To: Christos Zoulas <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/13/2004 03:24:21
On Fri, 12 Nov 2004, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> permissions. Or if it is DIRTY it is written on unmount. The file can live
> under the mount if we don't want it accessible. We also provide a simple
> character device that when we cat it, it provides a textual description of
> the current set of commands.

Um... isn't that a bit much magic at the end?
Maybe just put it in /var/db?

BTW, I like the idea to have shell-like syntax in that file... can we move 
/bin/sh into the kernel? *duck & run*

  - Hubert

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