Subject: Re: removing VOPs
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 10/20/2005 19:27:52
> - What is unsafe with VOP_BALLOC? A file system supporting files with holes
> should export a VOP to allocate these blocks.
lack of locking.
i agree about the necessity of the API.
however, the current form of VOP_BALLOC (and VOP_BMAP) is not
usable for the code outside of the filesystem itsself.
> - Shall I change the userland (fssconfig(8) and dump(8)) on branch 'yamt-vop'
> to make fss work again?
how the userland is related?
(the branch currently covers only src/sys/.)