Subject: Re: NAMECACHE_ENTER_REVERSE (Re: CVS commit: src/sys/kern)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 11/30/2006 22:33:47
> On Nov 28, 2006, at 4:00 PM, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> > I did not want to keep a full pathname buffer in struct proc. There
> > is also the issue of the binary being renamed/removed. I guess those
> > are corner cases that are not worth discussing though.
> I don't understand why we can't just keep it around in the namei cache
> so long as the vnode is in use...
> -- thorpej
- name cache is optional.
- nfs often evicts its cache entries.