Subject: Re: magic symlinks: uid keyword translation
To: Alan Barrett <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/30/2006 14:54:01
On Oct 30, 2006, at 5:54 AM, Alan Barrett wrote:

> On Mon, 30 Oct 2006, Elad Efrat wrote:
>> maybe if the magic symlinks had a man-page,
> See symlink(7), which is wrong (it talks about a nonexistent mount
> option), but at least it's a start.  magiclinks probably should be a
> mount option rather than a global sysctl.

They were, until it was decided that it should be a global sysctl.

> --apb (Alan Barrett)

-- thorpej