Subject: Re: tmpfs: Project's code ready
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/26/2005 13:52:50
On 8/26/05, Wojciech Puchar <> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I'm glad to announce that tmpfs' code is now in a state that is
> > testable and so-so usable.  There are still some issues with
> > it that must be fixed, so don't expect too much stability (and
> > in a second order of things, speed).  Check the TODO file in
> > the source tree for more details.
> anyway - does it free memory on deletion? mfs does not.

Yes it does.  All data structures are freed as soon as possible;
this includes file deletion and truncation.

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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