Subject: Re: Pending entries support for fileassoc(9)
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 12/02/2007 22:36:07
> Attached is a simple diff adding support for "pending entries" to
> fileassoc(9). Pending entries are entries for files that do not
> necessarily exist yet, or in other words, live on file-systems that
> are not mounted.
ISTM that it might be good to have a way to attach things to "inner"
versions of files. Consider a system with /foo and /foo/bin as mount
points, with each of those filesystems containing a /foo/bin/bar, and a
desire to attach something to the version in the /foo/bin filesystem
(possibly in addition to, possibly instead of, the other one).
Or is that just Too Hard at present?
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