Subject: Re: fileassoc (Re: CVS commit: src)
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Elad Efrat <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/17/2006 22:03:38
Bill Studenmund wrote:

> Why? That's the best level for this. Only the file system really knows 
> what's going on. So it's the best place to put the hooks.
> Note: to be clear, I think it'd be best if the fileassoc call that says 
> "file is gone" comes from the fs itself as opposed to above it.

first - i'm not sure why the current hook in sys_unlink() is not okay.

then, i'd like us to have the ability to let stuff hook into such
events. why not?


Elad Efrat