Subject: Re: code to store the path of the executable in struct proc...
To: Andrew Doran <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/21/2007 21:39:22
On Sep 20, 2007, at 5:14 PM, Andrew Doran wrote:

> The reverse mapping makes me uncomfortable. For MP the namecache  
> needs to be
> simple because it's one item of shared state that gets hammered on.  
> Is it
> possible to get the path at exec time?

I've been thinking of rewriting the name cache.  The changes I have in  
mind would allow you to always get the path for a file.

-- thorpej