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Re: mjf-devfs2 branch

On Mon, 31 Mar 2008 23:38:08 +0100
Andrew Doran <> wrote:

> > Would this mean that there could no longer be fast read-ahead and
> > cached disk device access?
> It's likely that most disks/controllers do that to some extent.
I'd look to FreeBSD, which got rid of block devices some time ago.

                --Steve Bellovin,

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