Subject: Re: union whiteouts persistence intentional?
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.org>
From: Rhialto <email@example.com>
Date: 06/08/2006 15:48:20
On Wed 07 Jun 2006 at 10:15:40 +0200, theo borm wrote:
> excellent. and I've since found out out that ls -W will also display them.
and, apparently, ls -F too (marked with a %).
> There is one thing that still bothers me; just for orthogonality of tools,
> wouldn't it be nice to have a command to create whiteouts in a directory
> which is not (yet) mounted as an overlay?
That sounds like a good idea. Perhaps an option to rm(1) or touch(1).
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