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Re: add disk size to "struct disk"?
> Design question: do you expect the checks to be performed in
> userland, so anyone can be free to have overlaps/overflows, or let
> the kernel do the checks and return errors using the size obtained
> through disk(9)?
Speaking as someone who occasionally causes overlaps and such
deliberately: I don't care, as long as, wherever it is, it's easy to
disable the check, or at least downgrade the error to a warning.
To put it another way, I think this is an good time to apply the
principle "Unix does not prevent you from doing stupid things, because
that would also prevent you from doing clever things".
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