Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/kern
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frank van der Linden <email@example.com>
Date: 08/22/2005 22:27:55
David Laight wrote:
>The order of the groups matters if the list has to be truncated for any
>reason - when you want a choice over the groups that get discarded.
>When I had time, I considered removing the kernel limit on the number
>of groups. This would lead to the NFS code having to truncate the list.
Hmm.. true. But, only the accepted part of the groups would get sorted
internally. The kernel should just chop off the remaining groups before
sorting it, in that case.