Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/kern
To: David Laight <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: tech-kern
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.

- Frank